Higher English SCQF 6


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This programme of study enables learners to communicate, be critical thinkers, develop cultural awareness and be creative.  You will produce a creative portfolio of two essays in which you will demonstrate creative writing skills.  The course fosters an appreciation of language awareness and a wide range of literature. 


Level SCQF 6

DeliveryBlended | Tues 1800 - 2000


Location Blended

Duration 1 Year


Course content...

  • Creative and thinking skills to synthesise ideas and arguments
  • Develop critical literacy skills
  • Enhance your enjoyment and understanding of your own and other cultures
  • Develop personal, interpersonal and team working skills

Where you can go... 

Higher English is an entry requirement for a large number of university courses and is a valued qualification by many employers.


Entry requirements

You will require to have at least 3 passes at National 5 level.