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Mathematics

Welcome to the Mathematics faculty. Mathematics is an essential skill to prepare our pupils for real life, so that they are successful both in school and beyond.

The Broad, General Education aims to provide a broad foundation for the future study of mathematics. Our course allows our learners to experience mathematics as a relevant and worthwhile subject.

Course Outline for S1 and S2 Mathematics  PDF icon

S1 Self Evaluation Booklet A  PDF icon

S1 Self Evaluation Booklet B  PDF icon

S2 Self Evaluation Booklet Block 1  PDF icon

S2 Self Evaluation Booklet Block 2 PDF icon

The National 4 course enables learners to select and apply maths skills in a variety of mathematical and real life situations. The course does not have an end of year exam and is assessed throughout the year. The course explores Numeracy,Relationships and Expressions/Formulae.

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The National 5 course is assessed with an end of year exam, as well as smaller assessments completed throughout the year. The course also enables learners to select and apply maths skills in a variety of mathematical and real life situations.

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The Higher course enables learners to select and apply mathematical techniques in a variety of mathematical situations. Learners interpret, communicate and manage information in mathematical form.

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The Advanced Higher course enables learners to select and apply complex mathematical techniques in a variety of mathematical situations. Learners interpret, analyse, communicate and manage information in mathematical form, while exploring more advanced techniques.

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Higher Statistics is the study of statistics in real life contexts. It focuses on the areas of applying statistical literacy skills to data - sampling, collection, handling and presentation. Through their studies, learners will develop their ability to use statistical techniques in real life situations. This will enable them to assess the likelihood of an occurrence, make accurate predictions based on sound statistical analysis and use statistical software to interpret, critically analyse and draw conclusions.

Revision Websites. Choose the appropriate level of study for you and click on the website.

S1 - S3 Maths    www.mathsrevision.com Web icon

National 4 & National 5  Maths  www.mathsrevision.com Web icon

Lifeskills Maths - National 4 & 5   www.mathsrevision.comWeb icon

Higher Maths  www.hsn.uk.net Web icon