**National 5 Lifeskills Mathematics**

Each courses includes three units of work.

Geometry& Measures |
Analysing a situation involving measurement and identifying a valid strategy
Analysing a situation involving geometry and identifying a valid strategy Using appropriate mathematical processes and/or calculations to determine a solution Justifying a solution in relation to the context |

Managing Finance& Statistics |
_Analysing a situation involving finance and identifying a valid strategy
Using appropriate mathematical processes and/or calculations to determine a solution Justifying a solution in relation to the context Analysing a situation involving data and identifying a valid strategy Representing data appropriately Using statistics to interpret data, compare data and draw conclusions |

Numeracy |
Selecting and using appropriate numerical notation
selecting and carrying out calculations Recording measurements using a scale on an instrument Interpreting measurements and the results of calculations to make a decisionmaking/explaining decisions Justifying decisions using the results of measurements or calculations Extracting and interpreting data from at least three different graphical forms Making and justifying decisions using evidence from the interpretation of data Making and justifying decisions based on probability |

Students must pass each of the three internally assessed units and in

addition are required to pass an external exam consisting of two papers.

Paper 1 Non-calculator 25 minutes

Paper 2 Calculator 55 minutes

addition are required to pass an external exam consisting of two papers.

Paper 1 Non-calculator 25 minutes

Paper 2 Calculator 55 minutes