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    Hi,
    Recieved my A2 results yesterday and achieved AAB and was lucky enough to still be accepted into my firm even though I dropped a grade. The B was in Physics and I'm just a tad surprised because the reason I didn't end up with an A was because of a U in my A2 practical. I've achieved A's in all my actual modules so it is this U that's brought the grade down.
    I got a U in my AS practical, which I sat having absolutely zero clue what to do so then, the U was expected. I resat that this year and got a B. This year I really did know what I was doing so to come out with a U in my A2 practical was a bit of a shock and pretty annoying and I don't see how I could have done it that wrong!
    Basically, for my own personal gain, is it worth me getting a remark? If so, should I get both practicals remarked? I know I'm still into my uni but I am genuinely surprised about that U!
    I need 21 more UMS to hit an A, which is about 9 raw marks on that paper, which would be less if I were to gain any more marks on the AS paper.
    Thanks for any advice!! (:
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    If you've got your place, then why risk dropping a grade and getting turned away? After your degree, your A-levels won't matter, so I wouldn't personally bother.
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    (Original post by Nirgilis)
    If you've got your place, then why risk dropping a grade and getting turned away? After your degree, your A-levels won't matter, so I wouldn't personally bother.
    Ooh, I wasn't sure if they only take the highest mark or not? So if the mark goes down then it won't be counted? If that's not the case then I will agree haha
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    (Original post by mooomooo)
    Ooh, I wasn't sure if they only take the highest mark or not? So if the mark goes down then it won't be counted? If that's not the case then I will agree haha
    Heh, no . If you get a remark, the mark that's given to you for the remark is the mark that will stick, regardless of whether it goes up or down
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    (Original post by Nirgilis)
    Heh, no . If you get a remark, the mark that's given to you for the remark is the mark that will stick, regardless of whether it goes up or down
    Ah okay, sounded too good to be true! I won't risk it then, thanks (:
 
 
 
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