However, if candidates find an exam paper harder than expected the grade boundaries will be set a little lower so they may need a few less marks in wales, exams in english, welsh and maths (six gcses in total) have also been toughened, but the qualification is still taken in units new gcses in other. I got 40/60 on physics unit 3 2016 and my teacher said i got an a seeing as we should be the most prepared, most students will be getting high marks and the grade boundaries may be high, but the exam boards can always add difficult questions, and we can never tell how well an entire year group. This document shows the grade boundaries for our edexcel gcse qualifications for each set of grade boundaries, the maximum number of available marks is also shown for all other edexcel gcse subjects, the maximum mark and grade boundaries for individual units are shown for both the raw and uniform (ums) mark. Advanced extension award as and a level btec firsts btec nationals digital applications edexcel awards in mathematics edexcel certificate functional skills gcse international advanced level international gcse international lower secondary curriculum international primary curriculum lcci mathematics in. Raw mark, ums 0001, 003 0002, 005 0003, 008 0004, 010 0005, 013 0006 , 015 0007, 018 0008, 019 0009, 021 0010, 022 0011, 023 0012, 024 0013, 026 0014, 027 0015, 028 0016, 030 0017, 031 0018, 032 0019, 033 0020, 035. Exam boards will no longer release grade boundaries online the day before candidates receive their gcse and a-level results because of concerns about pupil welfare in previous years, grade boundaries have been published 24 hours before results day to help school exam officers prepare before grades are given out. Qualification level ums grade boundaries the following document provides overall qualification ums boundaries for all unitised qualifications for all series in 2017/18 this includes legacy gcse, as and a level and cambridge nationals qualification ums grade boundaries are not available for the new. Where can i find the grade boundaries for gcse how are grade boundaries boundaries for gcse gcse subject level uniform mark grade boundaries: spring 2018 boundaries worked out grade boundaries for each component or unit are set by members of the ccea awarding committee for each specification.
Grade boundaries for new gcse english examinations pixl pixl has been providing its members with suggested grade mark ranges for the new gcse english examinations the following were presented at conferences such as pixl's “great expectations” english conference on 8th january 2016 and made available. Qualified maths teacher explains everything about the new maths 9-1 gcse syllabus including past papers and grade boundaries tutorfair is a website where you can find and book a local tutor every lesson supports our mission to make tutoring fair featured image. Here's everything you need to know about gcse results day, from the grade boundaries to how to access grades online when is gcse results day 2017 results day takes place tomorrow on thursday august 24, 2017 it marks the summer coming to a close and the start of a new chapter what are the. Unit level raw mark and ums grade boundaries june 2016 series gcse units gcse ancient history max mark a a b c d e f g u a031 01 the greeks at war raw 86 66 60 54 48 40 33 26 19 0 ums 80 72 64 56 48 40 32 24 16 0 a032 01 the rise of rome raw 86 72 66 60 55 46 37 28 19 0 ums 80.
This document presents grade boundaries for gcse full courses, short courses , and double awards which use the a to g grade scale for qualifications that use uniform marks you can see the unit grade boundaries for units which comprise one component these are raw mark grade boundaries. Overall gcse ums grade boundaries and unit information: max a a b c d e f g additional applied science 200 180 160 140 120 100 80 60 40 additional science 320 288 256 224 192 160 128 96 64 applied business double award 400 360 320 280 240 200 160 120 80 applied business single award.
Modular qualifications (ancient history, art & design, chinese, classical greek design & technology, geography, italian, japanese, latin, music) each module will have a ums mark which will come through to you electronically with your results the total number of ums marks determines your grade weighting of. I'm currently in year 10, however looking at the grade boundaries for the top grade in maths and english, i was surprised to see how low the boundaries are for a grade 9( in maths and english language especially) in my school we were told that a grade 9 would be around 230/240 maths and at the time,. Find out out how we calculated our grade boundaries for the new 9-1 gcses, and how to use them.
Gcse double award science march 2017 summary of exam grade boundaries alyn mcfarland education manager – chemistry and double award science unit 1 results for each written unit (b1, c1 and p1), there are 70 raw marks available at foundation tier and 70 at higher tier the maximum uniform mark for.
Our registered address is aqa, devas street manchester m15 6ex grade boundaries – january 2018 exams gcse this document presents grade boundaries for the gcse science suite here you can see the unit grade boundaries additional information on grade boundaries and uniform marks can be. There have been some weird and wonderful questions on the a level and gcse exams, including one about underage drinking and drunk rats, which confused some hoping that the grade boundaries are as low as the chance of formby being protected by re-used christmas trees #ocrgeography. This means that the grade boundaries are for the combined performance across the calculator and non-calculator papers for all other edexcel gcse subjects, the maximum mark and grade boundaries for individual units are shown for both the raw and uniform (ums) mark scales maximum marks and grade boundaries.