The Leaving Certificate Established is a two-year programme that aims to provide learners with a broad, balanced education while also offering some specialisation towards a particular career option. Subjects are assessed by an examination paper and by additional assessment methods including oral and aural examinations, practical examinations and assessment of practical coursework at the end of the two-year programme of study. Performance in the examination can be used for purposes of selection into employment, and into further and higher education. The State Examination Commission (SEC) provides everything you need to know about state examinations.
The core subjects students must sit an examination in are
Students will also study the following of which there is no examination
Students will also have the option of choosing four other subjects from various option bands. The subjects we offer are:
Art, Craft & Design
Design & Communication Graphics
Link Modules (LCVP)
To find out what these subjects entail please see our curriculum page to view a information flyer on each subject