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# Calculating University Average Needed watch

1. Hi Guys,

Ive been on Unigrade calc and loads of other websites but still can't figure out how to work it out! I really ficked up in my second year and i'm trying desperately to work out what I need to get a 1st or a 2:1.

At Bradford Uni the following applies;

1st year worth nothing
2nd year worth 20%
3rd year worth 80%

We have to study 120 credits in a year and the worst 20 credits are dropped from the calculation of the degree classification calculator. So we only really have 100 credits that count.

The Management accounting module I scored 35% will be dropped as I got a compensated pass.

This is 2nd Years Results.....

Mark Credits
SEM1 (A) + MAN0405M Financial Management 51.0 (P) 10.00
SEM1 (A) + MAN0802M Psychology at Work 56.0 (P) 10.00
SEM1 (A) + MAN2011M Business Law 57.0 (P) 10.00
SEM1 (A) + MAN2012L Employability and Enterprise 65.0 (P) 20.00
SEM1 (A) + MAN2907L Financial Accounting 51.0 (P) 20.00
SEM1 (A) + MAN2908L Management Accounting 35.0 (CP) 20.00
SEM2 (A) + MAN0115M Company Law and Admin 45.0 (P) 10.00
SEM2 (A) + MAN2909M Capital Markets 48.0 (P) 10.00
SEM2 (A) + MAN2910M Personal Finance 55.0 (P) 10.00

2. Your second year has given you 10.88% towards your final degree classification.

Assuming you need 70% overall for a first (my uni doesn't use percentages, so I'm going by the standard ones), you would need an average of 73.9% in your third year to get a first. To get a 2.1 (assuming it is 60%) you would need an average of 61.4% in your third year.

Your average for second year is 54.4% (not including your 20 management accounting credits that don't count), so you have quite a bit of work to do in order to pull up your grades and get a 2.1 or a first.
3. Its 58% to get a 2:1 and 68% to get a first. How does this change the figures?

Thanks,
4. (Original post by laurie93)
Its 58% to get a 2:1 and 68% to get a first. How does this change the figures?

Thanks,
See the attached - change the red value in column K to different amounts to see what you need in 3rd year.
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5. Degreeclassificationscalc.xlsx (11.3 KB, 95 views)

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