Accelerated Level 5 Maths

Key facts

  • Cost: £300
  • Credits: 15


This course will provide a solid grounding in the key areas of numeracy and mathematics that will be useful for both academic and career progression.  

Learn how to employ mathematical reasoning skills to interpret information, select appropriate strategies to solve problems, and communicate solutions. By the end of the course, you should also be able to select and apply skills in numeracy, algebra, trigonometry and statistics.  

Who is this course for?

This course is for anyone seeking to progress to further study that requires a grounding in maths of a similar level to a Scottish National 5. 


15 credits at SCQF Level 5 

Mode of study

Online via Zoom and our virtual learning environment Moodle 


This course can take you on to more advanced mathematical study (e.g. Access Maths) or can contribute towards progression to degree programmes requiring SCQF Level 5 Maths.  

Find out more

The University holds open days throughout the year where you can meet with staff to discuss our short course provision. Find out more about University of Glasgow open days