**Recommended entry:** This course is suitable for learners who are secure in their attainment of the National 4 Lifeskills Mathematics course, or have equivalent qualification or experience.

**Skills, knowledge & understanding:**

This course will develop learnersâ€™ ability to:

- analyse real-life situations and problems involving mathematics.
- identify valid mathematical operational skills to tackle real-life situations or problems.
- use a range of mathematical operational skills to an appropriate degree of accuracy.
- use mathematical reasoning skills to draw conclusions or justify decisions.
- communicate mathematical information in an appropriate way.

**Progression:** On successful completion of this course, the learner could progress to National 5Â Mathematics.

### Useful Documents

N5 Lifeskills Mathematics Course Notes [PASSWORD PROTECTED]

### SQA Past Papers

National 5 Lifeskills Mathematics 2016

National 5 Lifeskills Mathematics 2015

National 5 Lifeskills Mathematics 2014

##### Marking instructions

National 5 Lifeskills Mathematics 2016 Marking Instructions

National 5 Lifeskills Mathematics 2015 Marking Instructions

National 5 Lifeskills Mathematics 2014 Marking Instructions