Course Levels

Introductory courses

Campus Locations

Kirkcaldy and Dunfermline

Study Options

Part-time/Distance Learning, Online

Applications Open

Start studying in February or August 2024

Why Choose Mathematics at Fife College?

Maths plays a big part in our lives and understanding how numbers work can have a hugely positive impact.

Qualifications gained through our maths courses will help you to enhance your core numeracy skills such as problem solving, applying logical reasoning and analytical approaches, which are all valued across employment sectors.

Gaining a qualification in mathematics will also support your application to progress to further study across a wide range of subject areas. It is often an essential criterion for entry to a further educational course in areas of science, engineering, technology, computing, architecture, finance and more.


What kind of job could I do?

IT Sector

Financial Sector

Software Engineering


Education – Maths Teacher

Civil Service


…and many more

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Our Courses

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We offer courses in the following subjects:

National 4: Mathematics

Get Ready for National 5 Mathematics

National 5: Mathematics

Higher: Mathematics

What Happens after I Apply?

There are four possible outcomes from your interview:

(For courses where an interview is not required, you may be asked for additional information e.g. a portfolio, before a decision is made.)

1. Unconditional offer: you have met all the entry requirements and your place is guaranteed.

2. Conditional offer: your place is secured pending meeting the entry requirements.


3. You may be added to a waiting list: you have met all entry requirements; however, the course is full.

If any spaces become available, you will be contacted nearer the course start date.

4. Unsuccessful: speak to our Guidance Team.
       They may be able to help you find another suitable course.

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