Leaving Certificate

At Leinster Senior College we offer a five day Easter Course. Each course runs from 9am to 4pm.
Cost: 1 course €220, 2 courses €390, 3 courses €470, 4 courses €530 & 5 courses €600. (10% discount if booked before 21st February 2018)

Running: Monday 26th, Tuesday 27th, Wednesday 28th, Thursday 29th, Friday 30th March 2018

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Monday 26th March 2018 Biology Geography Maths (H) Home Ec French (O)
Tuesday 27th March 2018 Biology History Maths (o) Irish (O)
Wednesday 28th March 2018 Chemistry French (H) English Accounting Agricultural Science
Thursday 29th March 2018 French (H) Business Irish (H) Maths (H)
Friday 30th March 2018 German Economics English Physics Spanish
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Subjects Covered

  • Economics
  • French (O)
  • Spanish
  • Home Economics
  • Agricultural Science
  • Maths (H)
  • English
  • Irish/Gaeilge (H)
  • Irish/Gaeilge (O)
  • Geography
  • History
  • German
  • French (H)
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Business
  • Accounting

Economics

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Economics Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College.

  • Short Questions
  • National Income
  • International Trade
  • Change in Exchange Rates
  • Taxation / Current Budget Deficit
  • Banking & Inflation
  • Population

French (O)

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certifiicate Ordinary level French Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

  • Comprehension guidelines
  • Aural guidelines
  • Revision of tenses
  • Postcard phrases and practice
  • Diary phrases and practice
  • Filling in blanks / application form practice

Spanish

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Spanish Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge:

Grammar

Present & Imperfect Subjunctive
– Comprehensive notes relating other tenses will be available on the day

Topics

  • Internet
  • Social Networks
  • Health & Diet
  • Drugs & Alcohol

Examination Paper Techniques

  • Journalistic Texts and Section B questions related to the Revision Day topics
  • Dialogue Constructions

Aural Practice

  • Questions based on the Revision Day topics

Oral Preparation

  • You and your family
  • School
  • Plans for the future

Home Economics

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Home Economics Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

  • Core Social Studies
  • Family Resource Management

Agricultural Science

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Honours Agricultural Science Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge:

  • Pig Production
  • Cereals / Catch Crops
  • Potatoes
  • Animal Physiology
    Reproduction and Digestive System
  • Fertilisers, Forestry and the Enviornment

Maths (H)

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Honours Maths Papers will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

  • Differentiation
  • Integration
  • Complex Numbers

English

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate English Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College.

  • Reading Comprehension B
  • Essay Writing – The Short Story technique
  • The Poetry of Eavan Boland
  • The Poetry of Sylvia Pleth
  • The Unprescribed Poem

Additional notes on

(i) King Lear
– Dramatic techniques

(ii) Poetry – Notes on other prescribed poets.

Irish/Gaeilge (H)

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certifiicate Honours Irish Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

Irish Higher Level

  • Léamhthuiscintí / Comprehensions
  • Aistí agus Scéalta Samplacha / Sample Essays and Stories
  • Filíocht / Poetry; Mo Ghrá–Sa, An Spailpín Fánach, Colscaradh
  • Prós / Prose – Cáca Milis, Gnáthrud, Dís

DRAMA

  • An Triail agus a Thig ná Tit orm

 

Irish/Gaeilge (O)

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certifiicate Ordinary / Pass Irish Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

Gaeilge Gnáthléibhéal  / Irish Ordinary Level

Léamhthuiscintí – Comprehensions

Cumadóireacht – Composition;
– Blag agus Litir

Filíocht – Poetry;
– An Spailpín Fánach
– An tEarrach Thiar

Prós – Prose;
– Dís
– An Gnáthrud
– Cáca Milis

Geography

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Geography Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College.

Elective 5 – The Human Environment

  • Population Density, Distribution and Over Population
  • Migration
  • Settlement – Site Situation and Settlement Patterns
  • Urban land use – Models and Planning
  • Urban growth – Problems and Issues

Option 7 – Geoecology – Essay Question

  • Soils
  • Biomes

Exam Preparation for Leaving Cert Geography

 

History

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate History Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College.

The United States and the World 1945 – 1989

  • The presidency from Roosevelt to Reagan
  • Foreign Policy including the conflicts in Korea and Vietnam
  • The US Economy 1945 – 1989
  • The Montgomery Bus Boycott and Race Relations
  • Changes in US Society 1945 – 1989

Case Study Revision

  • Government, Economy and Society in the Republic of Ireland 1949 – 1989

Revision Course will include tips and essay writing techniques.

PLEASE NOTE: As this is a Revision Course, please ensure that you check carefully that these are the topics/options that you have studied in your own school before signing up for this course.

German

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate German Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

Comprehension guidelines

Aural revision and practice

Grammar

cases
adjectives
interrogation
brief overview of tenses

Topics

alcohol
smoking
pollution
old people
learning german
Ireland
youth problems
sport

Oral

A brief oral overview

 

French (H)

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate French Paper (H) will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College.

Comprehension guidelines

Aural revision and practice

Grammar

brief overview of tenses
adjectives
prepositions
adverbs

Topics

immigration
languages – French
the Irish language
women in society
tv
mobiles
internet
letters
Faxes/Emails

 

Physics

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Physics Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

  • Electricty
  • Magnetism
  • Modern Physics

Chemistry

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Chemistry Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

Inorganic Chemistry

  • Oxidation and reduction
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Acids bases ph and indicators
  • Rates of reaction
  • Le Chateliers principle

 

Biology

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Biology Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

  • Plant structure, physiology and reproduction
  • Nervous, endocrine and sense systems
  • Blood + Circulatory
  • Skin / Homeostesis
  • Human development

 

Business

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Business Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

  • Short Questions
  • Applied Business Questions
  • Domestic Enviornment  Q 2
  • Business in Action  Q 5
  • Managing  Q 6

Accounting

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Accounting Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

  • Manufacturing Accounts
  • Company Accounts
  • Interpretation of Accounts
  • Incomplete Records
  • Correction of Errors / Suspense
  • Published Accounts
  • Stock Valuations / Flexible Buddgeting
  • Cash Budgeting
  • Economics
  • French (O)
  • Spanish
  • Home Economics
  • Agricultural Science
  • Maths (H)
  • English
  • Irish/Gaeilge (H)
  • Irish/Gaeilge (O)
  • Geography
  • History
  • German
  • French (H)
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Business
  • Accounting

Economics

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Economics Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College.

  • Short Questions
  • National Income
  • International Trade
  • Change in Exchange Rates
  • Taxation / Current Budget Deficit
  • Banking & Inflation
  • Population

French (O)

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certifiicate Ordinary level French Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

  • Comprehension guidelines
  • Aural guidelines
  • Revision of tenses
  • Postcard phrases and practice
  • Diary phrases and practice
  • Filling in blanks / application form practice

Spanish

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Spanish Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge:

Grammar

Present & Imperfect Subjunctive
– Comprehensive notes relating other tenses will be available on the day

Topics

  • Internet
  • Social Networks
  • Health & Diet
  • Drugs & Alcohol

Examination Paper Techniques

  • Journalistic Texts and Section B questions related to the Revision Day topics
  • Dialogue Constructions

Aural Practice

  • Questions based on the Revision Day topics

Oral Preparation

  • You and your family
  • School
  • Plans for the future

Home Economics

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Home Economics Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

  • Core Social Studies
  • Family Resource Management

Agricultural Science

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Honours Agricultural Science Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge:

  • Pig Production
  • Cereals / Catch Crops
  • Potatoes
  • Animal Physiology
    Reproduction and Digestive System
  • Fertilisers, Forestry and the Enviornment

Maths (H)

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Honours Maths Papers will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

  • Differentiation
  • Integration
  • Complex Numbers

English

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate English Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College.

  • Reading Comprehension B
  • Essay Writing – The Short Story technique
  • The Poetry of Eavan Boland
  • The Poetry of Sylvia Pleth
  • The Unprescribed Poem

Additional notes on

(i) King Lear
– Dramatic techniques

(ii) Poetry – Notes on other prescribed poets.

Irish/Gaeilge (H)

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certifiicate Honours Irish Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

Irish Higher Level

  • Léamhthuiscintí / Comprehensions
  • Aistí agus Scéalta Samplacha / Sample Essays and Stories
  • Filíocht / Poetry; Mo Ghrá–Sa, An Spailpín Fánach, Colscaradh
  • Prós / Prose – Cáca Milis, Gnáthrud, Dís

DRAMA

  • An Triail agus a Thig ná Tit orm

 

Irish/Gaeilge (O)

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certifiicate Ordinary / Pass Irish Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

Gaeilge Gnáthléibhéal  / Irish Ordinary Level

Léamhthuiscintí – Comprehensions

Cumadóireacht – Composition;
– Blag agus Litir

Filíocht – Poetry;
– An Spailpín Fánach
– An tEarrach Thiar

Prós – Prose;
– Dís
– An Gnáthrud
– Cáca Milis

Geography

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Geography Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College.

Elective 5 – The Human Environment

  • Population Density, Distribution and Over Population
  • Migration
  • Settlement – Site Situation and Settlement Patterns
  • Urban land use – Models and Planning
  • Urban growth – Problems and Issues

Option 7 – Geoecology – Essay Question

  • Soils
  • Biomes

Exam Preparation for Leaving Cert Geography

 

History

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate History Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College.

The United States and the World 1945 – 1989

  • The presidency from Roosevelt to Reagan
  • Foreign Policy including the conflicts in Korea and Vietnam
  • The US Economy 1945 – 1989
  • The Montgomery Bus Boycott and Race Relations
  • Changes in US Society 1945 – 1989

Case Study Revision

  • Government, Economy and Society in the Republic of Ireland 1949 – 1989

Revision Course will include tips and essay writing techniques.

PLEASE NOTE: As this is a Revision Course, please ensure that you check carefully that these are the topics/options that you have studied in your own school before signing up for this course.

German

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate German Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

Comprehension guidelines

Aural revision and practice

Grammar

cases
adjectives
interrogation
brief overview of tenses

Topics

alcohol
smoking
pollution
old people
learning german
Ireland
youth problems
sport

Oral

A brief oral overview

 

French (H)

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate French Paper (H) will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College.

Comprehension guidelines

Aural revision and practice

Grammar

brief overview of tenses
adjectives
prepositions
adverbs

Topics

immigration
languages – French
the Irish language
women in society
tv
mobiles
internet
letters
Faxes/Emails

 

Physics

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Physics Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

  • Electricty
  • Magnetism
  • Modern Physics

Chemistry

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Chemistry Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

Inorganic Chemistry

  • Oxidation and reduction
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Acids bases ph and indicators
  • Rates of reaction
  • Le Chateliers principle

 

Biology

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Biology Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

  • Plant structure, physiology and reproduction
  • Nervous, endocrine and sense systems
  • Blood + Circulatory
  • Skin / Homeostesis
  • Human development

 

Business

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Business Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

  • Short Questions
  • Applied Business Questions
  • Domestic Enviornment  Q 2
  • Business in Action  Q 5
  • Managing  Q 6

Accounting

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Accounting Paper will be covered during the Easter Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

  • Manufacturing Accounts
  • Company Accounts
  • Interpretation of Accounts
  • Incomplete Records
  • Correction of Errors / Suspense
  • Published Accounts
  • Stock Valuations / Flexible Buddgeting
  • Cash Budgeting
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