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I got a C+ on legal foundations at uOttawa, and I am devastated, any advice? My marks feel mediocre and I was okay until legal foundations. I feel like dropping out (dramatic but im so upset). I got a B+, B+, A, B, and C+ (legal foundations). 

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I know this is an extremely stressful time, so I say this with the outmost love and care: get a grip.

You got a C+ on the midterm of a course worth 1.0 credits (your other courses are worth between 3.0 and 6.0). I'm pretty sure I had a C at this point in the course and ended up with an A-. All your other grades are solid or above average. You are more than fine.

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1 minute ago, chaboywb said:

I know this is an extremely stressful time, so I say this with the outmost love and care: get a grip.

You got a C+ on the midterm of a course worth 1.0 credits (your other courses are worth between 3.0 and 6.0). I'm pretty sure I had a C at this point in the course and ended up with an A-. All your other grades are solid or above average. You are more than fine.

Thank you so much, this means a lot  

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Mallet' sole professional purpose is to make your life harder than need be, there's no need to beat yourself up over it. No one I know did well in that class so you're definitely not the only one. Why do you think Legal Foundations is purposely not included in the 1L midterm grade PDF sheet you can send out to employers? Even the admin knows about her.

Also, yea please don't set such a low bar for dropping out loooool. You'll be fine

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1 hour ago, TrevorPhilips said:

Mallet' sole professional purpose is to make your life harder than need be, there's no need to beat yourself up over it. No one I know did well in that class so you're definitely not the only one. Why do you think Legal Foundations is purposely not included in the 1L midterm grade PDF sheet you can send out to employers? Even the admin knows about her.

Also, yea please don't set such a low bar for dropping out loooool. You'll be fine

I never knew about the 1L Midterm grade PDF sheet, that makes me feel so much better. Thank you so much, you have no idea how much it changed my view :) 

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You can remain competitive for jobs with 1 C if the rest of your grades are good, which yours are so take some time to lick your wounds, pick yourself back up and keep going. 

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2 hours ago, TrevorPhilips said:

Mallet' sole professional purpose is to make your life harder than need be, there's no need to beat yourself up over it. No one I know did well in that class so you're definitely not the only one. Why do you think Legal Foundations is purposely not included in the 1L midterm grade PDF sheet you can send out to employers? Even the admin knows about her.

Also, yea please don't set such a low bar for dropping out loooool. You'll be fine

This makes me feel worse knowing that I got a good grade on her midterm haha. Is there a way we can request that it be included? It was one of my highest marks this term...

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my dear friend you did so well on your other classes. Don't worry,  you have the whole term next time to bring your grade up 
it's only 1 CREDIT remember this!! 

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12 hours ago, capitalttruth said:

This makes me feel worse knowing that I got a good grade on her midterm haha. Is there a way we can request that it be included? It was one of my highest marks this term...

Ahahaha I doubt you could since (I assume) it's been the same sheet for years

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20 hours ago, TrevorPhilips said:

Mallet' sole professional purpose is to make your life harder than need be, there's no need to beat yourself up over it. No one I know did well in that class so you're definitely not the only one. Why do you think Legal Foundations is purposely not included in the 1L midterm grade PDF sheet you can send out to employers? Even the admin knows about her.

Also, yea please don't set such a low bar for dropping out loooool. You'll be fine

legal foundations are included in the 1L grade report :( 

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I got a C+ on the memo (which was our midterm) as well and got my final mark up to a B. Don't worry. You'll do better in other classes and even if you don't, your life is not over, your career is not over, your future is still bright. When you're practicing/done law school you'll look back wondering why you spent so much time caring about this awful class. I will say though, lol, we learn some really useful stuff in that class that you should pay attention to - but the grade is not indicative of what you've learned. 

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