Advanced Higher

Advanced Higher Modern Studies is ideal preparation for those learners looking to study a social sciences related course at university.

The Advanced Higher Modern Studies course has two Units:

  • Contemporary Issues: Crime and Law
  • Researching Contemporary Issues

Pupils will sit a final exam which will include essays, evaluating sources and discussing research methods. They will also research and write a dissertation. Both of these are externally assessed by the SQA.

For further information go to http://www.sqa.org.uk