There are four parts to Higher English assessment:
Helpfully, Higher English is structured identically to the National 5 English course. If you have survived National 5, this course will look quite familiar to you. However, Higher English is far more demanding in terms of:
As with many subjects at this level, self-study and revision activities are essential to success. It is important that you keep on top of coursework submission dates and folio deadlines.
At Higher there is a total of 100 marks available to you.
The 100 marks available are made up from a mix of coursework and a final exam. In order to achieve the full award at Higher, you will also be required to undertake a Spoken Language assessment.