AH Mathematics

The Advanced Higher Course extends learners’ mathematical knowledge in algebra, geometry and calculus. It includes matrix algebra, complex numbers and vectors and formalises the concept of mathematical proof. Advanced Higher Mathematics emphasises the need for candidates to undertake extended thinking and decision making, to solve problems and integrate mathematical knowledge. The course offers candidates, in an interesting and enjoyable manner, an enhanced awareness of the range and power of mathematics. The Advanced Higher Mathematics Course is at SCQF level 7.

Course Outline
The course is made up of three units.

Mathematics 1
This unit includes:

  • Algebra
  • Differentiation
  • Integration
  • Properties of Functions
  • Systems of Linear Equations

Mathematics 2
This unit includes:

  • Further Differentiation
  • Further Integration
  • Complex Numbers
  • Sequences & Series
  • Elementary Number Theory & Methods of Proof

Mathematics 3
This unit includes:

  • Vectors
  • Matrix Algebra
  • Further Sequences & Series
  • Ordinary Differential Equations
  • Further Number Theory & Methods of Proof

SQA Link – http://www.sqa.org.uk/sqa/39094.html

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