Advanced Higher (SCQF Level 7)


40 Hours over 2 Months




  • Highers, National Qualifications & Units

Why take this course?

The general aim of the Unit is to develop advanced knowledge and skills that involve the application of algebra and calculus to real-life and mathematical situations, including applications of geometry. Learners will acquire skills in interpreting and analysing problem situations where these skills can be used.

The Outcomes cover the binomial theorem, the algebra of complex numbers, properties of functions, rates of change and volumes of revolution. Aspects of sequences and series are introduced, including summations, proved by induction.

What you will experience

You will cover the use of mathematical operational and reasoning skills relevant to applications of algebra and calculus.