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     Course Details

    Engineering Science is a study of the roles of engineers in society, and of the knowledge and skills modern engineers are likely to have.

    Topics and skills covered in the course include:

    National 4 is assessed by passing a series of units. Once units are completed, a final project must be completed to obtain a course “pass”.

    National 5 is assessed by completing a project worth 31% of the final mark. The remaining 69% is assessed by a written examination. The scores are added to determine grades A-D.

    Higher is assessed by completing an engineering assignment worth 40% of the final mark. The remaining 60% is assessed by a written examination.

     

    Expectations

     

     

    Progression Routes

    Pupils returning into S5/6 may progress on to Higher following attainment of a passing N5 grade.

    College courses that Engineering Science will support entry into include:                     

     

    University courses that Engineering Science will support entry into include:      

    National 4 & 5, Higher