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Uni Results, Semester 2, 2012
How did you all go?

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#1 Rubixx

Posted 28 November 2012 - 12:55 AM

I think I passed my LAST exam for my course.

Except it was a bit of a tricky exam, so I am not 100% sure.

I find out my results in mid December. Omg!! So nerve racking!!

Edited by Rubixx, 28 November 2012 - 12:56 AM.

#2 Mummysaurus

Posted 28 November 2012 - 02:21 AM

i was so sure that i failed one subject and ended up with an distiction..pheww!

#3 BlondieUK

Posted 28 November 2012 - 03:20 AM

My results come out Dec 3. I have no idea what is coming......

#4 AMPSyd

Posted 28 November 2012 - 05:26 AM

I found I passed (it was a pass and I was happy with that as it was a tricky subject) a few weeks ago - and Graduate December 12  original.gif


#5 Mitis angelam

Posted 28 November 2012 - 08:03 AM

I have an HD for the one unit I did for credit.  Graduating here we come!   eexcite.gif

#6 Velvetta

Posted 28 November 2012 - 08:12 AM

4 down, 4 to go before I am a mistress of my Masters!

#7 2813665

Posted 28 November 2012 - 08:57 AM

I got a HD for the one course I did this semester. Pretty pleased.


#8 UpsyDaisy

Posted 29 November 2012 - 06:38 PM

I got my results early November.

Good luck to those waiting on final results.

#9 Simply Me

Posted 01 December 2012 - 11:40 PM

Results for 2nd assignment came through. With my calculations I just missed out on a high distinction.  I'm still happy with the distinction considering that I didn't enjoy the unit overall.

#10 Pretz

Posted 02 December 2012 - 02:45 PM

I'm chuffed about my HD and D.

#11 adnama

Posted 02 December 2012 - 02:48 PM

Our exam results are out December 10.
So far i've passed but I need a pass mark in the exam I think i'm sitting on a credit at the moment so depends if I get a pass mark or not.

#12 RHJ

Posted 02 December 2012 - 03:33 PM

Finished with my usual results biggrin.gif Very happy to be finished, but am going to miss my uni buddies... but am very much looking forward to my new job actually doing it and getting paid for it!

#13 corbel

Posted 02 December 2012 - 03:42 PM

I had a credit pass which is ok considering I failed one assessment and was just off a distinction.

#14 BlondieUK

Posted 03 December 2012 - 12:07 AM

QUOTE (cnp @ 01/12/2012, 09:40 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Results for 2nd assignment came through. With my calculations I just missed out on a high distinction.  I'm still happy with the distinction considering that I didn't enjoy the unit overall.

Ditto, cnp.

I enjoyed the content, but not the subject (if that makes any sense). The first assignment IMO was quite sketchily graded and the second assignment was really haphazard.  With my Distinction for this subject, I'm still keeping my HD average........

#15 My3Squishees

Posted 03 December 2012 - 11:22 AM

Two HD's here. I'm totally over the moon - I usually just miss out on HD's and this term I've had so much going on especially with fertility treatment and the stress resulting from that, trying to juggle two jobs and a volunteer position - to add uni ontop was a massive struggle. So considering the circumstances of this semester and the fact I got better marks than any previous semester .... proud as punch!

#16 Rubixx

Posted 03 December 2012 - 08:04 PM

Well done peeps. Only 11 days to go until I find out my results...

#17 UpsyDaisy

Posted 05 December 2012 - 06:55 AM

Well done on some amazing marks so far. Good luck to those that are waiting.

My results for the year are: 5 x D's and 2 x C's. One of the D's is a 2 credit point unit. I can never put in my full potential. It's not possible and I have stuffed up some HD's with bad exam marks - in fact the two credits were HD's.

I am very happy overall though!

Good luck everyone x

#18 greenthumbgirl

Posted 08 December 2012 - 02:29 PM

Grrrr....they have changed my results. HD on 80 down to a D on 78. Regardless I'm still happy just slightly pitted hehe original.gif

#19 Pretz

Posted 11 December 2012 - 08:56 AM

QUOTE (greenthumbgirl @ 08/12/2012, 03:29 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Grrrr....they have changed my results. HD on 80 down to a D on 78. Regardless I'm still happy just slightly pitted hehe original.gif

Annoying when this happens, isn't it.

Luckily for me, even though grades when down in my subject, I still kept my HD.

I like the academic transcript at the University of Newcastle because it shows both your grade and the actual score. Deakin and RMIT did not do this.

I wish all unis did this because it is a far better indication of your performance than just a simple letter, or combination of letters.
There is such a big gap between some grades too. I prefer a WAM to a GPA as this is much more precise in illustrating your performance in a course.

Sorry to rant.

#20 sunflowers81

Posted 11 December 2012 - 02:23 PM

I have to wait until the 18th to get my results...... so frustrating considering I handed in my last assignment at the end of October!!!  ohmy.gif

#21 Leee

Posted 11 December 2012 - 03:22 PM

I only did one topic this semester which was a hardy, three assignments and a total of 84.2 so a distinction, missed out on a HD by .3, I hate that!

#22 chat

Posted 11 December 2012 - 04:18 PM

I only did one topic this semester which was a hardy, three assignments and a total of 84.2 so a distinction, missed out on a HD by .3, I hate that!

The same thing happned to me last semester....so annoying LOL

#23 peach*face

Posted 12 December 2012 - 06:32 AM

One HD and three 'Ds. Two of my D's were 83 sad.gif so two marks off a HD.

Getting there... 1.5 years to go.  original.gif

#24 Born Slippy

Posted 13 December 2012 - 04:15 PM

2 x HDs
3 x Ds

I would have liked more HDs than Ds, but I am happy enough.

Well done to everyone.

#25 sarah_jane

Posted 27 December 2012 - 08:12 PM

1 x Pass Grade Only (this was my placement unit)
1 x credit.

Not great results.... but DEGREE DONE!!!

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