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    so I applied for a job, have an interview tomorrow and have just had the possible realisation that I might be alllll wrong..

    do equivalent grades count as GCSEs or is it purely the 'points' that count?
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    equiv's work if you haven't sat them yet
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    (Original post by E air)
    equiv's work if you haven't sat them yet
    I did my GCSEs over two years ago now, but I always thought equivalent grades counted as I had actually taken them..
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    (Original post by amylouisejarvis)
    I did my GCSEs over two years ago now, but I always thought equivalent grades counted as I had actually taken them..
    Wait, so you did your GCSE's, what do you mean by equivalent grades then? surely you have the actual GCSEs
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    (Original post by E air)
    Wait, so you did your GCSE's, what do you mean by equivalent grades then? surely you have the actual GCSEs
    on the sheet of paper I was given there are a few columns 'status, result, points, endrs, equivalent' etc.. in equivalent I have a few c's and b's but there's no points with them. So does it count as a GCSE or not because there's no points next to them?
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    (Original post by amylouisejarvis)
    on the sheet of paper I was given there are a few columns 'status, result, points, endrs, equivalent' etc.. in equivalent I have a few c's and b's but there's no points with them. So does it count as a GCSE or not because there's no points next to them?
    The letter immediately to the right of the subject name is what counts; the rest is nonsense.
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    (Original post by amylouisejarvis)
    on the sheet of paper I was given there are a few columns 'status, result, points, endrs, equivalent' etc.. in equivalent I have a few c's and b's but there's no points with them. So does it count as a GCSE or not because there's no points next to them?
    oh yeah I get you!
    They count as GCSE's deffo, regardless of there being no points next to them
    so you're right if you put the equiv grades
    (soz didnt get what u meant at first)
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    (Original post by Hydeman)
    The letter immediately to the right of the subject name is what counts; the rest is nonsense.
    they don't all have letters, some are numbers (50 etc)
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    To be honest employers don't care about GCSEs when they are interviewing, all they care about if you can do the job and speak English at the standard they want.

    Never have I been asked for my grades


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    (Original post by amylouisejarvis)
    they don't all have letters, some are numbers (50 etc)
    That shouldn't be how it's written... I've never seen that happen on anybody's GCSE results.
 
 
 
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