National 5 Mathematics

Course Content

This course covers a variety of topics, including algebraic operations, indices, surds, trigonometry, quadratics and functions.

It provides flexible study options, allowing you to attend on-campus classes one evening per week from 6 pm to 9 pm or study independently as a distance learner.

Regardless of your chosen study method, you will have access to all course materials and weekly check tests to track your progress. You must attend on campus for unit assessments and prelims.

Entry Requirements

  • National 4 Mathematics
  • Entry to the course may also be subject to the successful completion of a diagnostic test

Method of Assessment

Three closed book unit tests over the course of the year and a prelim that will take place in February. Learners must achieve a satisfactory mark in the prelim exam to sit the final exam.

Future Prospects

Required for all primary and secondary teaching courses, many Engineering courses and some Social Work courses. Also sought after by employers and Higher Education institutions.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Work-based/Flexible Learning

  • Campus

    Off Site

  • Start Date

    22 Aug 2024

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    35 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    National Qualifications

  • Course Fee


  • All course fees are reviewed annually, and subject to change. Published fees apply to the courses mode of delivery.
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