National Course Specification: General Information
Mathematics (Access 3)
In common with all clusters, this programme of study includes 40 hours over and above the 120 hours for the component units. This may be used for induction, extending the range of learning and teaching approaches, support, consolidation and integration of learning. This time is an important element of the programme of study and advice on its use is included in the cluster details.
This cluster gives automatic certification of the following:
- Complete core skills for the cluster Numeracy, Acc 3
- Additional core skills components for the cluster Critical Thinking, Acc 3
Additional information about core skills is published in Automatic Certification of Core Skills in National Qualifications (SQA, 1999).
For more information please visit the SQA website by clicking here.