Join TSR now and get all your revision questions answeredSign up now

Mistake with English cost me the C Watch

    • Thread Starter

    Last year, I retook English Language at College, exam board being AQA. I passed the Exam paper by 3 marks and got all good coursework. Someone made a mistake with my coursework which then resulted in me getting an E. It's been about 50 days since I received my results.

    I am curious and scared as to whether AQA can refuse to award me with the GCSE, I'm not sure what I'll do if I don't receive it since I should. Does anyone have any similar experience where their coursework wasn't submitted or something which cost them the grade? How did you handle it?

    You should contact the exam board and explain the situation, but given how long it's been I'm not sure what they will be able to do.
    Hope it gets sorted.
    • TSR Support Team
    • Clearing and Applications Advisor
    • Welcome Squad

    What does that mean: 'someone made a mistake with my coursework'?
Is GoT overrated?
Useful resources

Study tools


Essay expert

Learn to write like a pro with our ultimate essay guide.

Thinking about uni already?

Thinking about uni already?

See where you can apply with our uni match tool

Student chat

Ask a question

Chat to other GCSE students and get your study questions answered.


Make study resources

Create all the resources you need to get the grades.


Create your own Study Plan

Organise all your homework and exams so you never miss another deadline.

Resources by subject

From flashcards to mind maps; there's everything you need for all of your GCSE subjects.


Find past papers

100s of GCSE past papers for all your subjects at your fingertips.

Help out other students

Can you help? Study help unanswered threads

Groups associated with this forum:

View associated groups

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Quick reply
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.