Academic Results

The Music BTEC is equal in size to 3 A Levels and the final result after two years is therefore expressed as three grades.  The grades range from PPP (3 Passes - equivalent to 3 E grades at A’ Level) to D*D*D* (3 Distinction stars - equivalent to 3 A stars at A’ Level) as shown in the table below.  Each of the 18 units receives an individual grade of Pass, Merit or Distinction worth 70, 80 or 90 points and these points are added together to give the final total which converts into the 3 grades

Average ELAM Grade:DDD

AVERAGE UCAS Points:360 (Equivalent to A,A,A at A-level)

Average value add*: 0.32 Grades better than expected progress

*The value added measure shows the progress each student makes compared with students with the same prior attainment.

The Music BTEC is equal in size to 3 A Levels and the final result after two years is therefore expressed as three grades.  The grades range from PPP (3 Passes - equivalent to 3 E grades at A’ Level) to D*D*D* (3 Distinction stars - equivalent to 3 A stars at A’ Level) as shown in the table below.  Each of the 18 units receives an individual grade of Pass, Merit or Distinction worth 70, 80 or 90 points and these points are added together to give the final total which converts into the 3 grades

GradePPPMPPMMPMMMDMMDDMDDDD*DDD*D*DD*D*D*
UCAS Points120160200240280320360380400420

Individual Result Breakdown.

2014-2016 Music Level 3 Extended Diploma Grades