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Mathematics (Higher)

North East Scotland College

Venues

Aberdeen Altens Campus

Content

Higher Maths consists of three separate units which involve investigation and analysis of the following topics:

D321 12 Mathematics 1: straight lines, algebra, sets and functions, graph of functions, trigonometry (graphs and equations), recurrence relations, calculus: differentiation.

D322 12 Mathematics 2: polynomials, quadratic functions, calculus: integration, 3D trigonometry, addition formulae, circle.

D323 12 Mathematics 3: 2D and 3D vectors, further calculus, exponential and logarithmic functions, trigonometric waves

There is an external examination which is completed in May. There are two papers taken on one day – one paper must be completed without the use of a calculator, while the use of a calculator is allowed in the second paper.


Entry Requirements

National 5 Maths at A or B

Start Date

August

Qualification

Higher

Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

32 weeks

Department

Highers, National Qualifications and Units

SCQF Level

6

Cost

£426.00

Career Sectors

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