Italian (Higher)

Edinburgh College


Community Outreach, Online only


Higher Italian is designed to deepen your previous knowledge of the subject and create a better understanding of the language. You will be exposed to the language over a length of time to acquire greater fluency in topics within the contexts of society, culture, learning and employability. During the course you will enhance your skills in reading, listening, writing, speaking and translation. Grammar aspects will be studied and classroom interaction in the language will be encouraged. This course is challenging and requires the ability to study independently.

What you will learn:
Develop skills in reading, listening, writing and speaking; Translation covering topics such as family and friends, lifestyles, learning in context, jobs and other cultural aspects of the language.

Entry Requirements

National 5 Italian. Interview.

Progression Routes

Further study at the next level or employment.

Start Date




Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

1 year


Modern Languages

SCQF Level