The student’s uniform mark for both Units of assessment will be combined to give a total uniform mark for the qualification.
The learner’s overall grade will be determined by the total uniform mark and are awarded on the following scale:
- Distinction* at Level 2
- Distinction at Level 2
- Merit at Level 2
- Pass at Level 2
- Distinction at Level 1
- Merit at Level 1
- Pass at Level 1
To obtain a pass at Level 2, 144 uniform marks across the two units of assessment is required.
To achieve a pass at Level 1, 72 marks across the two mandatory units are required.
Each unit has a maximum of 120 UMS and the UMS mark is determined by the Raw>UMS grade boundaries each series. They can be found from results day in the grade boundaries area of the OCR website.