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  • Start date:   August 2023
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 6
  • Course Type:   Part-time (Evenings)


The main purpose of the course is to provide students with the opportunity to develop the skills of listening, talking, reading and writing in order to understand and use language. This course will require an extra evening for more than one week during the year.

Start date: August 2023
Day of week: Tuesday
Time: 6pm – 9pm
Duration: 35 weeks
Cost: £375 (ITA funding may be available)


  • What the course includes

    Language is at the heart of the Higher English course. Higher English is representative of a set of highly valued, and highly valuable, language skills giving candidates the opportunity to contribute to and to flourish within a communications-driven society.

Why choose this course?

This course is for those who wish to develop their language and communication skills through the exploration and creation of detailed and complex language, literature and media texts. It provides students with opportunities to develop aspects of learning which are transferable across many disciplines.

Entry Requirements

  • National 5 English

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

  • Where it leads


    • Further Study


    • Enhanced employment opportunities

Interview Arrangements

An interview is required for this course. There will also be a short test to make sure you are at the correct level for this course.

Fees, Finance and Funding


Click here to find out more about funding for this course

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