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    • Thread Starter

    Hi, I posted this in the FE forum but I've had no response, so thought I'd try my luck here....

    I'm currently studying an Access to HE Sports Studies course, with the aim of doing a three year degree at Brighton University (starting in September).

    The course is going really well and I've already accepted conditional offers from Brighton (firm) and Southampton Solent (insurance).

    However, one part of my Access course has had me struggling a bit and I have an exam in that module tomorrow. I've been revising hard but it's just not going in and I'm worried I won't get the 40% mark I need to pass.

    If I fail the exam, how does it affect the rest of my course? Will I totally fail the course, or will it be balanced by my other grades? I've mainly received distinctions and merit marks so far...

    I only need to "pass" the course to get into both Brighton and Southampton.

    I will ask one of our teachers tomorrow, but I just wanted some peace of mind before taking the exam....

    NO you wont fail.
    in access as far as i know you can retake exams if you fail. but the highest grade you can achive on a retake is just pass.so if its just pass you want you should be fine.
    • Thread Starter

    OK, thanks for your reply

    This is my worst part of the course, so a pass would be fine.
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