Grade CF

English translation: Compensatable fail

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English term or phrase:Grade CF
Selected answer:Compensatable fail
Entered by: Lourdes Sanchez

12:28 Jun 14, 2011
English language (monolingual) [PRO]
Education / Pedagogy
English term or phrase: Grade CF
UK transcript. SDtudent grade is CF or P
Lourdes Sanchez
Local time: 05:01
Compensatable fail
Explanation:
if this is university level. The p = pass.

www.bioscience.heacademy.ac.uk/hosted/gsp/.../MScGUIDEBango... see page 6

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"Candidates in this category who are confirmed as having failed should be recorded on the final mark sheet as “CF” (Compensatable Fail)"
http://www.ucl.ac.uk/medicalschool/quality/monitoring/docs/S... page 7

also www.ucl.ac.uk/medicalschool/.../UCLMS_Glossary_QABME_2010_v...


A (70-100%); B (60-69%); C (50-59%); D (40-49%);
CF (compensatable fail, 35-39%); F (fail, 0-34%).
www.liv.ac.uk/www/ify/IFYprognotes.doc

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Note added at 25 mins (2011-06-14 12:53:28 GMT)
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sorry for broken links.

The first should be : http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&cd=1&ved=0CBkQFjAA...

the third should be :
http://www.ucl.ac.uk/medicalschool/quality/monitoring/docs/U...

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Note added at 37 mins (2011-06-14 13:05:39 GMT)
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"To progress from one year of a programme to the next, a student must
• reach the minimum pass mark overall; and
• reach the pass mark in individual units totalling at least two thirds of the credits for that
year; and
• reach the compensatable fail mark in all remaining units."
http://www.currentstudents.arts.manchester.ac.uk/ug/pdf/asse...

"If you receive a Compensatable Fail – Module overall grade E4 at level one or level two you are advised to wait until you receive your results for the year before deciding whether to resit a module for which you get an E grade. "
http://www.wlv.ac.uk/PDF/aca_ugregs_faqs.pdf
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Catharine Cellier-Smart
Reunion
Local time: 14:01
Grading comment
Thank you very much.
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3 +1Compensatable fail
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grade cf
Compensatable fail


Explanation:
if this is university level. The p = pass.

www.bioscience.heacademy.ac.uk/hosted/gsp/.../MScGUIDEBango... see page 6

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Note added at 20 mins (2011-06-14 12:48:50 GMT)
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"Candidates in this category who are confirmed as having failed should be recorded on the final mark sheet as “CF” (Compensatable Fail)"
http://www.ucl.ac.uk/medicalschool/quality/monitoring/docs/S... page 7

also www.ucl.ac.uk/medicalschool/.../UCLMS_Glossary_QABME_2010_v...


A (70-100%); B (60-69%); C (50-59%); D (40-49%);
CF (compensatable fail, 35-39%); F (fail, 0-34%).
www.liv.ac.uk/www/ify/IFYprognotes.doc

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Note added at 25 mins (2011-06-14 12:53:28 GMT)
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sorry for broken links.

The first should be : http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&cd=1&ved=0CBkQFjAA...

the third should be :
http://www.ucl.ac.uk/medicalschool/quality/monitoring/docs/U...

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Note added at 37 mins (2011-06-14 13:05:39 GMT)
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"To progress from one year of a programme to the next, a student must
• reach the minimum pass mark overall; and
• reach the pass mark in individual units totalling at least two thirds of the credits for that
year; and
• reach the compensatable fail mark in all remaining units."
http://www.currentstudents.arts.manchester.ac.uk/ug/pdf/asse...

"If you receive a Compensatable Fail – Module overall grade E4 at level one or level two you are advised to wait until you receive your results for the year before deciding whether to resit a module for which you get an E grade. "
http://www.wlv.ac.uk/PDF/aca_ugregs_faqs.pdf

Catharine Cellier-Smart
Reunion
Local time: 14:01
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Thank you very much.

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agree  Charles Davis
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