Feeling Ill the days before an exam

Watch this thread
This discussion is closed.
byb3
Badges: 8
Rep:
? You'll earn badges for being active around the site. Rep gems come when your posts are rated by other community members.
#1
Report Thread starter 18 years ago
#1
Hi,

I am majorly ****ed off at the moment after a lecturer at my university claimed I didn't give him an excuse as to why I missed an in class quiz. (Worth 6% of his module).

I went to his office personally and told him, and said I required a doctors note which I acquired and handed in to my personal tutor.

Now I ask you this unrelated question...

If you are pretty ill for the week before a test, but on the day of the test you feel half ok, do you take it?

• You haven't done any revision at all
• You still haven't fully recovered
• If you take the test you will most definitely fail it.

Whats your opinion?

Adam
0
Expression
Badges: 14
Rep:
? You'll earn badges for being active around the site. Rep gems come when your posts are rated by other community members.
#2
Report 18 years ago
#2
(Original post by byb3)
Hi,

I am majorly ****ed off at the moment after a lecturer at my university claimed I didn't give him an excuse as to why I missed an in class quiz. (Worth 6% of his module).

I went to his office personally and told him, and said I required a doctors note which I acquired and handed in to my personal tutor.

Now I ask you this unrelated question...

If you are pretty ill for the week before a test, but on the day of the test you feel half ok, do you take it?

• You haven't done any revision at all
• You still haven't fully recovered
• If you take the test you will most definitely fail it.

Whats your opinion?

Adam
Hmm this sounds like Webster... - he doesn't seem like an unreasonable man, but does follow things to the letter.

If you handed in a sick note then that should do it. Was this the first faffy quiz or the second ?
0
byb3
Badges: 8
Rep:
? You'll earn badges for being active around the site. Rep gems come when your posts are rated by other community members.
#3
Report Thread starter 18 years ago
#3
(Original post by Expression)
Hmm this sounds like Webster... - he doesn't seem like an unreasonable man, but does follow things to the letter.

If you handed in a sick note then that should do it. Was this the first faffy quiz or the second ?
it was the second, If I am under 40% (which i doubt) then I will argue this vehemently!!

Adam
0
Expression
Badges: 14
Rep:
? You'll earn badges for being active around the site. Rep gems come when your posts are rated by other community members.
#4
Report 18 years ago
#4
(Original post by byb3)
it was the second, If I am under 40% (which i doubt) then I will argue this vehemently!!

Adam
Not worth worrying about, it is a little annoying but like you say unless you somehow get under 40 % on his unit then it's irrelavent.

10 credits is 10 credits whether it's by 41 % or 99 %.
0
byb3
Badges: 8
Rep:
? You'll earn badges for being active around the site. Rep gems come when your posts are rated by other community members.
#5
Report Thread starter 18 years ago
#5
(Original post by Expression)
Not worth worrying about, it is a little annoying but like you say unless you somehow get under 40 % on his unit then it's irrelavent.

10 credits is 10 credits whether it's by 41 % or 99 %.
just got an email back. He said that unless I need the extra marks to pass then there is probably no need to take it.

Like I thought, a reasonable man.

Adam
0
X
new posts
Back
to top
Latest

How confident are you that you'll achieve the grades you need to get into your firm uni?

I think I've exceeded the grades for my university offer (20)
17.39%
I think I've met the grades for my university offer (29)
25.22%
I think I've missed the grades for my university offer (62)
53.91%
Something else (tell us in the thread) (4)
3.48%

Watched Threads

View All