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    Got 139 on my maths foundation paper and apparently I was 3 marks away from the C which I desperately need for my teacher training!!
    (I did my GCSEs 9 years ago and completed 5 years of uni!!) still can't get no where without this stupid maths!

    I've paid for it to get remarked like the examinations office recommended but will it actually be worth it?
    Is it likely I will get those 3 marks added on to give me the C??
    Or am I getting my hopes up??

    Any comments welcome xx
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    (Original post by Expiredstudent)
    Got 139 on my maths foundation paper and apparently I was 3 marks away from the C which I desperately need for my teacher training!!
    (I did my GCSEs 9 years ago and completed 5 years of uni!!) still can't get no where without this stupid maths!

    I've paid for it to get remarked like the examinations office recommended but will it actually be worth it?
    Is it likely I will get those 3 marks added on to give me the C??
    Or am I getting my hopes up??

    Any comments welcome xx
    Maths/science exams rarely go up by loads as the mark schemes are pretty strict. Saying that 3 marks isn't tiny but then again it isn't loads either.

    I would say you haven't got anything to lose (apart from the cost) if you got it remarked, so you might as well.
 
 
 
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