Preparation for Higher Exam
- Highers, National Qualifications & Units
Why take this course?
Are you sitting Higher English in the near future? Are you looking for some specific help to answer the questions and give yourself the best chances of success? Then look no further, as NESCol has a part-time course to meet your needs.
What you will experience
Starting in February, this 8 week course will in the weeks leading up to the SQA exam, help you to prepare for answering exam questions around the texts you are currently studying, as well as reading for understanding analysis and evaluation.
Painting & Decorating Apprenticeship
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Media, Communication & TV
HND Creative Industries: TV
“I have grown as a person. I loved my time at NESCol, being around like minded people, collaborating with them and focusing on my passion. “
HNC Complementary Therapies graduates
Hair, Beauty & Complementary Therapies
HNC Complementary Therapies
The first group of HNC Complementary Therapies students graduated from NESCol.
HND Acting & Performance
“I really enjoyed my time at NESCol. It really made me focus my sights on a career path in screen acting and I am confident that the skills I have developed at college have given me a great start. “
“I would encourage anyone who feels they have outgrown school to apply for NESCol. If you feel too mature for a school environment but perhaps too young for university, give yourself the experience of further education.”
HNC Mechanical Engineering
“It’s given me a recognised qualification for progressing my career in the industry.”
Shell Engineering Scheme
“Studying at NESCol definitely helped me get my job – every day I put into practice things I learned at college.”
HNC Electrical Engineering
“I had a great experience at the College and thought the lecturers and facilities were excellent so when I had the opportunity to return through my employer it was a no brainer.”
HND Media & Communications
“The HND is an excellent hands-on grounding in Media & Communications and has taught me so much about the industry. As well as learning the theory, the course allows you to gain practical experience which is invaluable for progressing your career.”
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