ESOL Higher

What is special about this course?

You will be able to read quickly enough to cope with an academic course, understand complex opinions, produce clear, well-structured and detailed pieces of writing, speak well with a good degree of fluency, and use English flexibly for social, professional and academic purposes.


Entry requirements

  • Cambridge First (FCE)
  • SQA Intermediate 2/National 5 ESOL or equivalent
  • College placement test and interview.

You will perfect your skills in:

  • reading
  • writing
  • speaking
  • listening
  • communication
  • ICT

How will I study my course?

  • Part Time
  • Open Learning
  • Face-to-face

How long will my course last?

1 Year

Where can I study my course?

    • Inverness Campus

Start date



For the latest information on fees please see our fees policy.

What can I do on completion of my course?

  • Progression to further courses at level 7.
  • Employment
  • Career progression.

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