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    Hi, i am aiming for an A in psychology overall and so far i have ums of 90, 73 and 84.
    i had to put in resits before i had my jan results for exams i hadnt taken in the jan series and i thought i had done bad in unit 3 so i have put in to resit the one that i got 73 on (unit 2)
    however now i have 84 in unit 3 i am unsure whether to resit unit 2 anyway to bring it up to an A, or as I am on an A overall still, to concentrate on the summer exam and risk an A in that one. I have been told by my teachers that the unit 4 most people drop a grade compared to rest of the year and i think i need an A in it to get an A overal :/
    would you advise resitting or pulling out of it and concentrating on the summer unit 4? i can still get my money back for the unit 2 resit i think

    Currently, to get an A, you would need 73 UMS (a low b) in your final exam (assuming the UMS scores are all out of 100). If you think that you can manage the extra revision required then there is certainly no harm in the resit. If you think its going to be too much (I have no idea how much the workload is for psychology), then just concentrate on getting the 73 UMS you need in unit 4
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    thanks, i thought i would need more than that in the final exam but i dont really understand the whole raw marks - ums stuff. yeah theyre all out of 100
    i think im going to give it a go, if i do worse i can keep my higher grade anyway so think ill try
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