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Mathematics (Higher)

Dundee and Angus College

Venues

Arbroath Campus, Gardyne Campus, Off Campus, Learning Centres

Content

The new Curriculum for Excellence (CfE) Higher. Topics covered include: calculus, vectors, trigonometry, polynomials, circles, logs and exponentials. Three units, each with an internal assessment combined with an external exam in May. The course will be split into 2 parts - Preparation for Higher Mathematics (Aug-Jan) and Higher Mathematics (Jan-May) - learners must progress and achieve on the Preparation course to be allowed entry to part 2. Higher Mathematics is often described as the 'gold standard' of Scotland's SQA exam system, with more than 20,500 pupils sitting the paper in 2018.

Entry Requirements

Maths at National 5 or Higher Maths at D or above at first sitting. Interview and Pre-entry test.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Higher

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (evening)
Part time (weekend)

Course Length

36 weeks

Department

National Qualifications

SCQF Level

6

Cost

£500.00

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