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Special consideration for exams

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Last updated on 18 May 2017
School types: All · School phases: Secondary, 16 Plus
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What happens if a pupil misses an exam? We look at rules on special consideration where a pupil is absent for or disadvantaged during an assessment. You will find advice on when candidates are and aren’t eligible for special consideration, and how marks and grades may be adjusted or estimated.

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