Grading scales

This page includes information on the grading scales that apply to qualifications we offer. There are some exceptions.

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Degrees and diplomas not listed separately

The grading scales below are for the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Applied Management
  • Bachelor of Applied Science
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Business
  • Bachelor of Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Social Work
  • Associated diplomas

 

A+ 85 – 100% Pass
A 80 – 84% Pass
A- 75 – 79% Pass
B+ 70 – 74% Pass
B 65 – 69% Pass
B- 60 – 64% Pass
C+ 55 – 59% Pass
C 50 – 54% Pass
D 40 – 49% Fail
E 0 – 39% Fail
AG Aegrotat Pass
FR Failed Final Exam (achieved less than 40% in the examination where this applies)
FE Fail Final Exam
AB Absent Final Exam
FC Failed Mandatory Component
FS Failed To Submit

 

Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education)

A+ 85 – 100% Pass
A 80 – 84% Pass
A- 75 – 79% Pass
B+ 70 – 74% Pass
B 65 – 69% Pass
B- 60 – 64% Pass
C+ 55 – 59% Pass
C 50 – 54% Pass
D 40 – 49% Fail
E 0 – 39% Fail
CM Competent
FC Failed mandatory component
FS Failed to submit
   

New Zealand Diploma in Business


New Zealand Diploma in Business

A+ 85 – 100% Pass
A 75 – 84% Pass
B+ 70 – 74% Pass
B 60 – 69% Pass
C 50 – 59% Pass
D 40 – 49% Fail
E 0 – 39% Fail
AG Aegrotat Pass
FR Failed Final Exam (achieved less than 40% in the examination where this applies)
FE Fail Final Exam
AB Absent Final Exam
FC Failed Mandatory Component
FS Failed To Submit
   
   

Bachelor of Engineering Technology


Bachelor of Engineering Technology

HD 85 – 100% High Distinction
A 75 – 84% Distinction
B 65 – 74% Credit
C 50 – 64% Pass
F 0 – 49% Fail
AG Aegrotat Pass
AB Absent Final Exam
P Pass Residential Practice Unit
F Fail Residential Practice Unit
FS Failed To Submit

New Zealand Diploma in Engineering

 

Unit standards

All unit standard based course results are recorded as:

  • CM - Competent
  • NY - Not yet competent 
  • FS - Failed to submit

 

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