Calculation of contexualised IGCSE grades

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Dear University of Oxford,
You have mentioned that you calculate contextualized GCSE grades using data comparing each applicant to the cohort. In the case of IGCSE examinations, please be kind enough to clarify:

1. Whether the data of the cohort is also available to the university
2. How the university calculates the contextualized IGCSE grades of each applicant

Yours faithfully,

Hue G. Rection

FOI, University of Oxford

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Dear FOI,
I understand the constraints of the FOI request now. Please take the full name as Smith Jones.

Yours sincerely,

Smith Jones

Dear FOI,
Please take into account my name as Smith Jones.

Yours sincerely,

Smith Jones

FOI, University of Oxford

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Dear Smith Jones,
Our reference: FOI/20200721/5

Please find attached the University's reply to your request.

Yours sincerely,

 

Information Compliance Team

Vice-Chancellor’s and Registrar’s Office | University of Oxford
University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford, OX1 2JD

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From: Smith Jones <[FOI #678879 email]>
Sent: 21 July 2020 2:03 PM
To: FOI <[University of Oxford request email]>
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Calculation of contexualised
IGCSE grades
 
Dear University of Oxford,
You have mentioned that you calculate contextualized GCSE grades using
data comparing each applicant to the cohort. In the case of IGCSE
examinations, please be kind enough to clarify:

1. Whether the data of the cohort is also available to the university
2. How the university calculates the contextualized IGCSE grades of each
applicant

Yours faithfully,

Hue G. Rection

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