Highers and Nationals

What is special about this course?

In this programme you can study a mix of Highers and National subjects.  Full-time students will study a maximum of three subjects and part-time students will study two subjects.

PLEASE NOTE A MAXIMUM OF THREE SUBJECTS CAN BE STUDIED IN ONE ACADEMIC YEAR.

Higher and National subjects available to study

Please see individual subject pages for more details on their content.

  • National 4 Maths (online)
  • National 5 Applications of Maths (online)
  • National 5 English
  • National 5 Maths (face to face)
  • National 5 Maths (online)
  • National 5 Biology
  • National 5 Psychology
  • Higher Biology
  • Higher Care
  • Higher Chemistry
  • Higher Childcare and Development
  • Higher English (online)
  • Higher Environmental Science
  • Higher Maths
  • Higher Physics
  • Higher Psychology

 

Entry requirements

• A pass at National 5 or equivalent for each Higher and a pass at National 4 to study a National 5 qualifications or,
• Relevant contextual experience for people returning to education after a break

How will I study my course?

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

How long will my course last?


1 Academic Year

In this programme you can study a mix of Highers and National subjects. Full-time students will take three subjects, study skills and receive weekly support sessions from your Personal Development Advisor. Part-time students will study one or two subjects.

PLEASE NOTE A MAXIMUM OF THREE SUBJECTS CAN BE STUDIED IN ONE ACADEMIC YEAR.


Where can I study my course?

    • Inverness Campus

Fees

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

Funding

If you wish to study part time there is a cost of approximately £360 per subject . Some applicants may be eligible for a fee waiver.

Funding - Course fees (uhi.ac.uk)

What can I do on completion of my course?

Highers provide a pathway to employment or to study at HNC or degree level.

Is there more information available online?

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PLEASE NOTE A MAXIMUM OF THREE SUBJECTS CAN BE STUDIED IN ONE ACADEMIC YEAR.

To study the Full Time Highers and Nationals Programme (3 subjects) please click here Full Time

To study the Part Time Highers and Nationals Programme (2 subjects) please click here Part Time

To study an individual subject please apply through the individual subject page

If you wish to study part time there is a cost of approximately £360 per subject . Some applicants may be eligible for a fee waiver.

Funding - Course fees (uhi.ac.uk)

Please note that places are limited and some applications may be placed on a waiting list. We will inform you if this is the case.

We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at UHI Inverness. UHI Inverness operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.