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  • Start date:   August 2022
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 6
  • Course Type:   Distance Learning


This course gives students the opportunity to work from home and only attend college for assessment at an agreed time. When combined with the Literature 1 unit this award may be recognised as an equivalent of a C pass in higher English.

Start date:  August 2022
Day of week: Open Learning
Time: N/A
Duration: 23 weeks
Cost: £250 (ITA funding may be available)

  • First Aid

    What the course includes

    This course will allow students to understand, analyse, evaluate and use complex, formal English in a range of written and spoken forms. This course can be combined with Literature 1 as a course of study.

Why choose this course?

This course is carried out by email correspondence, providing successful students with the opportunity to combine this unit with Literature 1, which gives the equivalent of a C pass in Higher English without the pressure of sitting the Higher exam.

Entry Requirements

  • Communication Level 5

If English is not your first language, ESOL Level 5 is an entry requirement for this course.

  • Where it leads

    • Higher English

    • Enhanced employment opportunities


Interview arrangements

There is a short interview required for this course to ensure you are at the correct level of study. 

Fees, Finance and Funding

Click here to find out more about funding for this course

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