Exam Results and Decision Codes

This information can also be viewed on eStudent Records together with your programme and module results. When your module results are published they will be accompanied by decision codes.

Please note that if you are a student who has reassessment(s) to complete the option modules presented to you will be based on the presumption that you will be successful in the reassessment(s).

If in the event you are not successful in your reassessment(s) this is likely to impact on the module selection available to you and therefore the modules you have been enrolled on. At results publication please check your My Napier page for the Programme Assessment Board decision.

 
 

Publication dates for results in Academic Year 2022/23

This information can also be viewed on eStudent Records together with your programme and module results. When your module results are published they will be accompanied by decision codes.

Publication dates for results in Academic Year 2022/23

 Exam diet  Date
 Trimester 1  06/02/2023
 Trimester 2  27/06/2023
 Reassessment  28/08/2023
 Trimester 3  06/10/2023

What do the decision codes mean?

The table below explains what each code on your Record of Academic Achievement means.

Code Description Decision Action you are required to take
Merit You have successfully completed all of your assessments for this module, and as the overall module mark is at least 65% and you have been awarded Merit Pass.
This module is now complete.
P Pass  You have successfully completed all of your assessments for this module.  This module is now complete.
AP Assessment Pass  You have passed this component of assessment. You have achieved at least the minimum mark/grade required for this component of assessment.

Please ensure that you have achieved a Pass for your overall module result. If not you may be required to resit this component of assessment.

Please check "Information regarding the reassessment requirements" on your Programme Board Decision letter.
AF Assessment Fail  You have failed this component of assessment. You have not been successful in this component of assessment and therefore you will be required to resit this.

Please check "Information regarding the reassessment requirements" on your Programme Board Decision letter.
CP Compensatory Pass Due to the profile of your overall performance or extenuating circumstances, the Programme Board of Examiners has awarded you a Compensatory Pass in this module.

You will be awarded the credit for the module, but the original mark or grade will stand.
This module is now complete. You are not required to be reassessed in this module.
RP Repeat Module You have not completed this module successfully and it has been agreed that you repeat the module with attendance. If you wish to pass this module you will need to attend all lectures, tutorials and/or practical sessions associated with the module next academic year and should retake all of the assessments.
EA Exceptional Attempt  You have not completed this module successfully.

Due to the profile of your overall performance, the Programme Board of Examiners has decided to allow you one more attempt in this module.
Please contact your School Office to confirm when the next reassessment period will be, or discuss this with your Programme Leader or Personal Development Tutor.

(Re)assessment coursework maybe included with your programme board letter and from eStudent Records. If not, or if you have any query, check with your School Office.

EX Extenuating Circumstances  You have not completed this module successfully but, due to specific extenuating circumstances circumstances, you will be able to take the related assessment/s as a first attempt i.e. the mark achieved will not be capped at 40%/P1 should you pass at the next diet.

If the related assessment(s) was itself a second attempt, you will be permitted to be reassessed again as if for the second time.

ER 

Emergency Regulation 

You have not yet completed this module successfully but, due to specific mitigating circumstances, you will be able to take the related assessment/s as a first attempt – ie. the mark achieved will not be capped at 40% should you pass at the next diet.

If the related assessment/s was itself a second attempt, you will be permitted to be reassessed again as if for the second time. 

CV  

You have not completed this module successfully but, due the Covid 19 pandemic, you have been automatically granted extenuating circumstances and you will be able to take the related assessment/s as a first attempt i.e. the mark achieved will not be capped at 40%/P1 should you pass at the next diet.

If the related assessment(s) was itself a second attempt, you will be permitted to be reassessed again as if for the second time.

F Reassessment You have not completed this module successfully. Exceptionally you may have exhausted your opportunities to retake this module.
QF Qualified Fail You have not completed this module successfully as you failed one component of assessment.
NA No Result Available

You have not completed this module successfully as you have not completed at least one component of assessment.

If this was the second assessment attempt you have no further reassessment opportunities in this module.

PL Plagiarism You have not completed this module successfully. A case of plagiarism has been found in at least one item of assessment.  

Master's Grading Scale

Overall Grade Scale Grade
Distinction
D5
D4
D3
D2
D1
Pass P5
P4
P3
P2
P1
Fail F1
F2
F3
F4
F5
F6

Further questions

If you have further questions about the results and what your next steps are, please contact your Personal Development Tutor (PDT), Programme Leader, or the School Office.