National 5 Mathematics is a one-year course designed to build on knowledge and understanding carried out at Standard Grade/National 4 level Mathematics so as to lead on to Higher Grade Mathematics. The course still aims to apply the mathematical skills and reasoning developed to problems based on real-life scenarios.
The course is assessed with three end of unit assessments and a final graded SQA exam at the end of the year.
For information on costs of this course please contact the college at which you wish to study.
Bursary or EMA (Educational Maintenance Allowance) if studying full time along with other subjects
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.
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