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


Cara Matthew, Angela Grant and Kathleen Ritchie

Fully up-to-date to reflect the latest 2018 SQA changes. Offers complete course coverage to help you succeed in your studies.


ISBN: 978-1-84948-327-8, 96pp

This New Edition of our popular Higher Biology Study Guide has been thoroughly revised so it reflects the very latest 2018 SQA course and exam changes. 

The aim of this BrightRED Study Guide for CfE Higher Human Biology is to help you achieve success by providing you with a concise and engaging coverage of the CfE Higher Human Biology course material. The book is divided between the three sections of the course and within each section, there is a double-page spread on each of the sub-sections.  Each spread provides the key ideas and concepts in a logical and digestible manner and contains 'Internet Links' and online tests to boost and test your knowledge and understaning of each topic.

Each spread also ends with a Things To Do and Think About feature which extends your knowledge and understanding of the subject and provides additional interest.


  • Human Cells
  • Physiology and Health
  • Neurobiology and Immunology 


New version. Good content, ideal for study and could just use this book to pass the higher course.

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