National 5 candidates,
As you know there are 2 exams papers:
The first is Reading for Understanding, Analysis and Evaluation which lasts for 1 hour and is worth 30% and the next is Critical Reading which lasts for an hour and a half and is worth 40%.
As well as this you will complete a Writing Portfolio – 2 short essays (1000 words each) which will be submitted to the SQA before the exam and are worth 30%.
Below you will find lots of links to things that will help you revise every area of the course:
Reading for Understanding, Analysis and Evaluation
Critical Reading Paper
Critical Essay Texts
- Scottish Set Text N5 DRAMA – Sailmaker, a play by Alan Spence
- Scottish Set Text N5 PROSE – Short stories by Anne Donovan