Our National Qualifications in Environmental Science develop learners’ understanding of environmental issues and sustainable practices, as well as developing their problem solving, investigative and experimental skills in a range of environmental contexts.
Available at the following levels:
Environmental Science common questions
Updates and announcements
Changes to assessment in National Courses
Following the Deputy First Minister’s announcement that units and unit assessments will be removed from National 5 to Advanced Higher courses, we are strengthening the course assessment to ensure it covers the full content of the course.
Units and unit assessments will be removed as followed:
- National 5 from 2017–18
- Higher from 2018–19
- Advanced Higher from 2019–20
Information for teachers has been posted on the National 5 Environmental Science subject page.