Mathematics Skills Test MATHS1006

  • Academic Session: 2018-19
  • School: School of Mathematics and Statistics
  • Credits: 0
  • Level: Level 1 (SCQF level 7)
  • Typically Offered: Runs Throughout Semesters 1 and 2
  • Available to Visiting Students: Yes

Short Description

The Mathematics skills test has been introduced to help students attain a high standard of basic mathematics skills.

Timetable

Tests are held frequently throughout the session.

Requirements of Entry

Pass in SCE Higher Mathematics or equivalent

Co-requisites

Either Mathematics 1R/Mathematics 1S or Mathematics 1R/Mathematics 1T or Mathematics 1X/Mathematics 1Y or Mathematics 1X/Mathematics 1S or Mathematics 1X/Mathematics 1T.

Assessment

The skills test will be offered frequently throughout the academic session. Students are allowed to attempt this test many times.

Course Aims

The Mathematics skills test has been introduced to help students attain a high standard of basic mathematics skills.

Intended Learning Outcomes of Course

Students should become highly proficient in techniques already taught at school level but which neither Higher nor A level Mathematics can be guaranteed to measure.

Minimum Requirement for Award of Credits

The pass mark for the test is set at 80%.