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    How many sets of exams would I have?
    I know I have some at January but I don't know when the other set are, (thinking June or July)

    When do I get my January results? I remember for GCSE we got our january results sooner than the overall results, does this happen at A level?

    When do I get my full AS results?

    Lets say the grade boundaries are really low because everybody found the exam incredibly hard.
    And a student gets a A with 75%. Will he still be able to get a A* at A2 even though he didnt get 80%+ because grade boundaries where lower?
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    You would have 6 for Maths and then 4 for the other 2 but also 2 coursework test things for both of them (this is over the entire course so half it for just AS).

    You are likely to have some in January and then the rest are in May and June, AS tends to be more May side of the season and A2 more the June side. For January exams you get the results in March for those units which are then added onto any exams you get in June. You would get your full AS results in August, they are the week before GCSE results.

    As for your last question I'm not entirely sure what you mean so I'll leave that for someone else :o:
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    (Original post by letsdothetimewarpagain)
    You would have 6 for Maths and then 4 for the other 2 but also 2 coursework test things for both of them (this is over the entire course so half it for just AS).

    You are likely to have some in January and then the rest are in May and June, AS tends to be more May side of the season and A2 more the June side. For January exams you get the results in March for those units which are then added onto any exams you get in June. You would get your full AS results in August, they are the week before GCSE results.

    As for your last question I'm not entirely sure what you mean so I'll leave that for someone else :o:
    Thanks for your help.

    Do you know the exact date in march?

    My last question was:
    Based on the fact that you need 80%+ for all AS units and 90%+ for all A2 to get a A*.
    What if the grade boundaries change? Will these boundaries also change.
    e.g sometimes the exam is really hard; so to get a A you need 70 or 75 percent.
    In that case will the 80%+ requirement to get a A* (overall) be lowered?
    (Same goes goes the 90%+ requirement to get a A* for A2)
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    Percentages and grades are based on UMS points so yes, you could still get an A*
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    This was also confusing me :/ Do you need 90% OVERALL in both AS and A2 or will 80% at AS maths and then 90% at A2 maths suffice? Or will I need 905 across the board or 80% at AS and then 100% at A2?! Help!

    P.S Don't mean to teal the thread was just I was wondering the same thing lol.
 
 
 
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