CfE Advanced Higher Study Guides from Bright Red

BrightRED CfE Advanced Higher Study Guides are the only books written specifically to cover each element of the SQA CfE Advanced Higher qualifications in Scotland. To pass any course at CfE Advanced Higher level, you need commitment and regular study for the duration of the course. The main aim of BrightRED Study Guides for Advanced Higher is to help you achieve success in the SQA exams by providing concise but comprehensive coverage of key areas of the course.

Helpful hints and advice are provided in Don't forget sections of BrightRED books and Things to do and think about sections provide questions to test your knowledge and understanding of the content and to help you extend your problem solving skills. Every Advanced Higher Study Guide is also fully supported with lots of free online links, tests and activities at the award-winning BrightRED Digital Zone.

BrightRED Study Guide


David Lloyd and Geoff Morgan

The only Study Guide written for the Advanced Higher Biology course.


ISBN 978-1-906736-70-5, 104pp  
The SQA Advanced Higher Biology Course focuses on the areas of cells and proteins, organisms and evolution, and investigative biology. The CfE Advanced Higher Biology Study Guide from BrightRED will help learners develop a sound theoretical understanding and practical experience of experimental investigative work in biological science, and develop their ability to carry out complex practical scientific activities.

The book presents the course content in a concise form so that you can follow the ideas and develop your own understanding. Key terms are in bold and Don’t forget icons point out key details that might get lost in the big picture. Online tests and Video links are available for each topic on the BrightRED Digital Zone and Things to do and think about activities take content of a particular page further to help you broaden your knowledge or understanding.  


  • Introduction
  • Cells and Proteins
  • Organisms and Evolution
  • Investigative Biology
  • Index