Failure at university Watch

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I worked a bit hard, but not too hard (mainly because I got lazy) and was lucky enough to get to the university I am currently at, and it's one of the best in the world, but now that I just finished my first year exams and got results, I feel like a failure. There are students in my year that skipped one or two years of school and are 16, and can still keep up with all the work, there are students who know content from even third year some times, whilst I have to ask people for help sometimes for simple things.

I failed the module that almost everyone in my year considers the easiest (I don't know of anyone who has failed it until now). I just don't understand it, and I worked really hard on it, trying questions, asking for help, but I just don't seem to understand it. In the exam, all I could think about was how I had taken a place in my course away from someone else who would have passed the module and it just makes me feel even worse.

It's been on my mind for the past week now. I kind of feel stupid when I hear about people on my course, and my friends from other universities getting a 1st in their courses. It's really quite depressing, and I don't know what to do about it.
I tried really hard as well, and I have to pass all my modules to go to the next year.
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don't worry you can do perfectly fine without a degree
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