Mathematics National 5

What is special about this course?

National 5 Mathematics is a 9 month course designed to build on knowledge and understanding carried out National 4 level Mathematics, and could lead on to Higher Mathematics. The course explores many core topics including percentages, statistics, algebra, geometry and trigonometry, and also aims to apply the skills developed to problems based on real-life scenarios.

Our videos, quizzes and lecturer support are designed to help you achieve this qualification which is often vital for further education and for many careers.

Entry requirements

  • Pass in National 4 Mathematics
  • Mature students with other qualifications should email: maths.ic@uhi.ac.uk for more information.

How will I study my course?

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Open Learning
  • Full Time – in combination with 2 or more other National or Highers
  • Part Time – as a stand alone subject or with 1 other National or Higher
  • Face-to-face
  • Open learning

How long will my course last?

9 Months

Where can I study my course?

    • Inverness Campus

Start date

August

Fees

Fee information for part time Further Education courses

A Fee Waiver could be available to help with the payment of course fees depending on your personal circumstances, please check our Fee Waiver Policy to see if you are eligible.

Scottish students

Further Education (SCQF 1-6) level 

2021-23

2022-23

Part-time (per single Higher)

£360

£360

Rest of UK and International students 

Further Education (SCQF 1-6) level 

2022-23

Part-time (per single Higher)

£1,455

Fees are payable on enrolment each academic year.

Please contact credit.control@uhi.ac.uk if you have any further questions on fees.

Funding

Bursary or EMA (Educational Maintenance Allowance) if studying full time along with other subjects.

Additional costs

If you wish to study part time there is a cost of approximately  £360 per subject. Some applicants may be eligible for a fee waiver.

Funding - Tuition fees (uhi.ac.uk)

What can I do on completion of my course?

National 5 Mathematics is often included in the entry requirements for further and higher education courses. The varied skills, knowledge and discipline that the course can provide will give students a good starting point for further training leading to careers in areas such as scientific research, teaching and nursing. If you wish to develop your mathematical skills - you can progress to the Higher Mathematics course.

Is there more information available online?

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To study this subject full time along with two other subjects, please click here Highers and Nationals Programme 

To study this subject part time along with one other subject, please click here Highers and Nationals Programme 

To study this subject face to face on its own please click here National 5 Maths face to face

To study this subject online on its own please click here National 5 Maths Online

If you wish to study part time there is a cost of approximately  £360 per subject. Some applicants may be eligible for a fee waiver.

Funding - Tuition fees (uhi.ac.uk)

 

We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at UHI Inverness. UHI Inverness operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.