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    He got an Ology!!!!! :)

    Just bragging that my youngest son who has struggled through all stages of his education has just called me he got a 2.2 in his zoology degree He's the first one in our family to get a degree so am a very proud Mumsie
    (sorry for the self indulgent moment )

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    He got a Desmond! (Tutu ) Congrats to your son

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    Well done to him

    I hope to be posting a similarly "proud parent " moment in a couple of weeks

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    Congratulations!

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    A totally deserved very proud Mumsie! Many congratulations to him!

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    not cryptozoology?

    WON'T SOMEONE THINK OF BIGFOOT?!?


    PS: Congrats

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    I have no idea what a 2.2 is, but if you say it's good, congratulations to him and well-done's all around

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    I goes like this

    1 = A average
    2.1 = B+/B average
    2.2 = B/B- average
    3 = C Average

    If you don't hit the C average, you fail and have to repeat modules.

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    Congratulations @Smee ... and well done to your son too

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    Many congrats such a nice post to see this morning you must be very proud

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    He said something about being 3% below a 2.1 and a possibility of going to the board? I don't care, he's got a degree, he's worked hard for it and I'm super proud

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    Quote Originally Posted by nephilim View Post
    I goes like this

    1 = A average
    2.1 = B+/B average
    2.2 = B/B- average
    3 = C Average

    If you don't hit the C average, you fail and have to repeat modules.
    Y U NO JUST USE LETTERS?!?
    But seriously, awesome. Well done to him

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    And here is my similarly proud moment...My clever boy got his degree from Exeter - History and Politics.
    Couldn't be prouder. Mind you, reality hits now. He has got to work out what he wants to do as a "proper job" whilst looking for something to keep the wolf from the door.

    So, the family tariff is one BEng, and one BA so far. My daughter will hopefully get a BSc in a couple of years - will be so nice to get the set!!

    He worked hard and that is what I am proudest of - he admits he hardly did anything for his A levels and this is the first time he has had to buckle down.


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    Great news, Witch - happy Proud Mum Day Was good to see you at the conference, sorry there wasn't more time to natter.

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    Excellent news @witch

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