Literature 1 @ SCQF Level 6


SQA code: FA58 12

Designed to develop skills of literary analysis and should also encourage an awareness of social and moral concerns, make reasoned judgements about literary texts, plays, poems, novels and short stories.

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Minimum 40 hours

Learners will have 6 months from the start date to complete course.



Entry Requirements

A good level of English is required for this course.

You may be asked to undertake a short diagnostic test to check communication level prior to enrolling on course.

You will also need the following books:

Cal by Bernard MacLaverty


Educating Rita by Willy Russell

Additional Entry Requirements

Ideally candidates will already hold Intermediate 2 / Communication 3 / standard grade credit level English.

As there will be online learning, webinars and Teams meetings throughout the course appropriate technology will be required to undertake your studies.

Course Content

The texts used for this module are: ?Cal? by Barnard MacLaverty ?Educating Rita? by Willy Russell.

This unit in conjunction with Communication NC is accepted as the equivalent to Higher English for most teacher training colleges and universities.


Summative assessments must be undertaken within the college or under mentor supervision.

Additional funding information

Eligible for FEE Waiver;

Course Contact Details

If you would like more information or to reserve a place on a course: Telephone: (01387) 734 269 E-mail: