National 4 Mathematics

Course Content

This course covers many different topics including percentages, ratios, probability, area and volume, elementary algebra and trigonometry. Comprises four units, each with an internal assessment at the end.

Entry Requirements

Standard Grade Mathematics at 5 or above, a pass at Access 3 Mathematics or National 3 Lifeskills Mathematics, or Intermediate 1 Mathematics at grade D or above. Entry to the course may also be subject to successful completion of a diagnostic test and one-to-one interview. 

Method of Assessment

There are 4 assessments during the year, where learners would be required to attend college or an SQA approved centre.

Future Prospects

This level of mathematics is desirable for many different career paths, including some areas of engineering and social sciences. It can also be used as a potential progression path onto National 5 Mathematics.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Part-Time Day

  • Campus

    Gardyne Campus

  • Start Date

    31 Aug 2020

  • SCQF Level

    4

  • Duration

    32 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Access & Essential Skills

  • Course Fee

    £500
    All course fees are reviewed annually, and subject to change. Published fees apply to the courses mode of delivery.

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