CfE Higher Study Guides from Bright Red

There is no shortcut to passing any course at SQA Higher level. To obtain a good pass, you need consistent and regular revision throughout the course. The aim of all our CfE Higher BrightRED Study Guides is to help you achieve success in your SQA exams through concise and engaging course coverage with plenty of activities and examples. CfE Higher courses are made up of a number of Units and a Course Assessment. The Course Assessment consists of a question paper exam and/or coursework such as assignments, portfolios and practical activities.

Our CfE Higher Study Guides cover each of the mandatory units and also include an extensive Index of key terms. Every 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


Ross MacLachlan

Complete coverage of the Higher History Course with exam & question techniques.

Publishing March 2020

978-1-84948-318-6, 128pp

This BrightRED Study Guide will provide extensive coverage of the CfE Higher History course, as well as exam and question techniques. The book will be fully supported with extra material, tests and links on the free BrightRED Digital Zone.


  • Introduction to Higher History
  • Exam Techniques
  • Exam Skills Guide with Sample Question and Worked Examples
  • Guide to the Added Value Unit
  • Key Topics:
    • Scotland
    • Britain
    • Europe and the World