Leaving Certificate

At Leinster Senior College we offer a five day Christmas LC Revision Course. Each course runs from 9am to 4pm.
Cost: 1 course €220, 2 courses €390, 3 courses €470, 4 courses €530, 5 courses €600. (5% discount if booked before Mon 10th Dec)

Running: Monday 31st Dec 2018, Wednesday 2nd, Thursday 3rd, Friday 4th, Saturday 5th January 2019 - BOOK TODAY

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Monday 31st December 2018 Biology History Maths (H) - Sixth Yr
Wednesday 2nd January 2019 Biology Geography German Maths (O)
Thursday 3rd January 2019 Chemistry French (H) English Accounting Irish (O)
Friday 4th January 2019 French (H) Economics Irish (H) Maths (H)
Saturday 5th January 2019 Physics Business English Agricultural Science
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Subjects Covered

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

French (H)

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate French Paper will be covered during the Christmas Revision Course at Leinster Senior College:

Grammar Revision

Revision of written Topics

  • Diary entry
  • Health and sport letters and addictions
  • Educations, point system and languages
  • Pollution and global warming

Reading Comprehensions guidelines

Listening Comprehensions vocals

Maths (O)

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

Accounting

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

  • Company Accounts
  • Sole Trader
  • Incomplete Records
  • Cash Flows
  • Club Accounts / Service Firms
  • Stock / Product Costing
  • Cash Budgets

Economics

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

Micro Economics

  • Demand, Supply, Equilibrium, Elasticities
  • Costs of Production
  • The Four Market Structures + Comparisons
  • Factors of Production
  • Short Questions

Agricultural Science

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

  • Soil Science
  • Genetics
  • Sheep Production
  • Grassland Science

Maths (H)

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

  • Algebra
  • Co-ordinate geometry of the Line
  • Co-ordinate geometry of the Circle

English

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

Paper 1

Question 1.

Reading Comprehending

  • Question A – 50 marks
  • Question B – 50 Marks

Answering techniques as per marking scheme

Examination questions prepared.

Paper 2

MACBETH: William Shakespeare

  • Plot
  • Characterisation
  • Themes
  • Dramatic Techniques
  • Answering Techniques as per marking scheme
  • Examination questions prepared

Irish/Gaeilge (H)

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

  • Poetry – Mo Ghrá-sa (Idir Lúibíní)
  • Prose – Dís, An Gnáthrud
  • Aural – notes, vocabulary tape scripts and dialect guides
  • Comprehension – Question 6b
  • Oral – Sraith Pictiúr – Notes on a selection of most challenging sequences, phonetically labelled poems for Oral recitation section
  • Essays – tips and sample introduction and conclusion for essay. Guidance on content and layout, notes on various themes, sample essays
  • Comhrá (conversation) – key topical questions and answers

Irish/Gaeilge (O)

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Ordinary (Pass) Irish Paper will be covered during the Christmas Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

  • Oral and Picture Sequence – Notes on 5 most challenging sraith pictiúr
  • Poetry – Notes – Colscaradh, An Spailpín Fánach, An tEarrach Thiar
  • Prose – Exam questions and layout
  • Comprehension – Tips on question technique
  • Aural – Tape scripts, notes, vocabulary and dialect guide

Geography

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

Physical Geography

  • Plute tectonics, the rock cycle, weathering, karst landscapes, river patterns and associated landforms.

Regional Geography

  • Two Irish and two European Regions.
  • Additionally we will cover Brazil as a sub-continental region.

Short answer and Map Preparation Questions also covered.

History Christmas

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

  • Politics and Society in Northern Ireland 1949 – 1993
  • Dictatorship and Demoracy 1920 – 1945

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 Christmas Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

Grammar Revision

Revision of written topics

  • Germany
  • Christmas and festivals
  • German language
  • Tourism
  • Future plans
  • Environment and pollution

Reading Comprehensions

Listening Comprehensions

Physics

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

  • Optics
  • Mechanics
  • Simple harmonic motion
  • Heat and Heat Transfer

Chemistry

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

Organic Chemistry

  • Family of organic Compounds (Q8)
  • Reaction Schemes in Organic Chemistry (Q8/Q10)
  • 9 organic experiments (Q2)

 

Biology

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

Unit 2: The Cell

  • Respiration
  • Cell Cycle
  • Cell Diversity
  • Food Cell Structure
  • Photosynthesis
  • Diffusion / Osmosis
  • Enzymes & Energy Carriers

 

Business

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

  • Short Questions
  • Applied Business Question (1/2/3)
  • Question 1  – People in Business / Legislation
  • Question 2 – Domestic Enviornment
  • Question 4 – Enterprise  / Managing
  • French (H)
  • Maths (O)
  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Agricultural Science
  • Maths (H)
  • English
  • Irish/Gaeilge (H)
  • Irish/Gaeilge (O)
  • Geography
  • History Christmas
  • German
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Business

French (H)

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate French Paper will be covered during the Christmas Revision Course at Leinster Senior College:

Grammar Revision

Revision of written Topics

  • Diary entry
  • Health and sport letters and addictions
  • Educations, point system and languages
  • Pollution and global warming

Reading Comprehensions guidelines

Listening Comprehensions vocals

Maths (O)

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

Accounting

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

  • Company Accounts
  • Sole Trader
  • Incomplete Records
  • Cash Flows
  • Club Accounts / Service Firms
  • Stock / Product Costing
  • Cash Budgets

Economics

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

Micro Economics

  • Demand, Supply, Equilibrium, Elasticities
  • Costs of Production
  • The Four Market Structures + Comparisons
  • Factors of Production
  • Short Questions

Agricultural Science

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

  • Soil Science
  • Genetics
  • Sheep Production
  • Grassland Science

Maths (H)

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

  • Algebra
  • Co-ordinate geometry of the Line
  • Co-ordinate geometry of the Circle

English

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

Paper 1

Question 1.

Reading Comprehending

  • Question A – 50 marks
  • Question B – 50 Marks

Answering techniques as per marking scheme

Examination questions prepared.

Paper 2

MACBETH: William Shakespeare

  • Plot
  • Characterisation
  • Themes
  • Dramatic Techniques
  • Answering Techniques as per marking scheme
  • Examination questions prepared

Irish/Gaeilge (H)

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

  • Poetry – Mo Ghrá-sa (Idir Lúibíní)
  • Prose – Dís, An Gnáthrud
  • Aural – notes, vocabulary tape scripts and dialect guides
  • Comprehension – Question 6b
  • Oral – Sraith Pictiúr – Notes on a selection of most challenging sequences, phonetically labelled poems for Oral recitation section
  • Essays – tips and sample introduction and conclusion for essay. Guidance on content and layout, notes on various themes, sample essays
  • Comhrá (conversation) – key topical questions and answers

Irish/Gaeilge (O)

The following areas relating to the Leaving Certificate Ordinary (Pass) Irish Paper will be covered during the Christmas Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

  • Oral and Picture Sequence – Notes on 5 most challenging sraith pictiúr
  • Poetry – Notes – Colscaradh, An Spailpín Fánach, An tEarrach Thiar
  • Prose – Exam questions and layout
  • Comprehension – Tips on question technique
  • Aural – Tape scripts, notes, vocabulary and dialect guide

Geography

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

Physical Geography

  • Plute tectonics, the rock cycle, weathering, karst landscapes, river patterns and associated landforms.

Regional Geography

  • Two Irish and two European Regions.
  • Additionally we will cover Brazil as a sub-continental region.

Short answer and Map Preparation Questions also covered.

History Christmas

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

  • Politics and Society in Northern Ireland 1949 – 1993
  • Dictatorship and Demoracy 1920 – 1945

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 Christmas Revision Course at Leinster Senior College, Newbridge.

Grammar Revision

Revision of written topics

  • Germany
  • Christmas and festivals
  • German language
  • Tourism
  • Future plans
  • Environment and pollution

Reading Comprehensions

Listening Comprehensions

Physics

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

  • Optics
  • Mechanics
  • Simple harmonic motion
  • Heat and Heat Transfer

Chemistry

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

Organic Chemistry

  • Family of organic Compounds (Q8)
  • Reaction Schemes in Organic Chemistry (Q8/Q10)
  • 9 organic experiments (Q2)

 

Biology

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

Unit 2: The Cell

  • Respiration
  • Cell Cycle
  • Cell Diversity
  • Food Cell Structure
  • Photosynthesis
  • Diffusion / Osmosis
  • Enzymes & Energy Carriers

 

Business

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

  • Short Questions
  • Applied Business Question (1/2/3)
  • Question 1  – People in Business / Legislation
  • Question 2 – Domestic Enviornment
  • Question 4 – Enterprise  / Managing
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