The National 5 Applications of Mathematics course explores the applications of mathematical techniques and skills in everyday situations, including financial matters, statistics, and measurement. The skills, knowledge and understanding in the course also support learning in other curriculum areas, such as technology, health and wellbeing, science, and Social Science.
Analyse real-life situations and problems involving mathematics; Identify valid mathematical operational skills to tackle real-life situations or problems; Select and apply numeracy skills; Select and apply skills in finance, statistics, measurement, geometry, graphical data and probability; Use mathematical reasoning skills to draw conclusions or justify decisions; Communicate mathematical information in an appropriate way.
National 4 Maths necessary, English preferred. You may be asked to assess your knowledge and suitability for the course.
Part time (evening)