English – Advanced Higher

  • Advanced Higher English fosters an in-depth appreciation of complex and sophisticated language, and of a wide range of literature and texts in different genres. This enables learners to access their own cultural heritage and history, as well as the culture and history of others.
  • Some of the skills which you will develop at Advanced Higher include: applying critical, analytical and evaluative skills across a wide range of complex literary texts; applying literary research and investigative skills; extending and applying sophisticated writing skills.

Course Highlights

There are two units at Advanced Higher:

  1. Analysis and Evaluation of Literary Texts, including Literary Study and Textual Analysis
  2. Creation and Production, including a Writing Portfolio and a Dissertation