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  • Start date:   August 2019
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 6
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    SCQF Level:   06


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:  29/08/19
Days of Week:  Thursday 
Time:  6.00-9.00pm
Duration:  35 weeks
Cost: £375

You can download an enrolment form here

You can read more about the enrolment process here


  • 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
  • Where it leads


    • Further Study


    • Enhanced employment opportunities

Interview Arrangements

An interview is required for this course

Fees, Finance and Funding

ITA update:

As stipulated by Skills Development Scotland (SDS), applications for Individual Training Account (ITA) funding for 2019/20 study are now on hold as of 26 April 2019. If additional funds are made available, this may be reopened. For up to date information on ITA and the rules and regulations surrounding them please visit

To discuss payment options for your course please call 01506 427558 or email

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