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Leaving Cert - Online Christmas Revision

December 28th,29th,30th & 31st

  • 1 subject €80
  • 2 subjects €160
  • 3 subjects €210
  • 4 subjects €250
  • 5 subjects €260
  • 6 subjects €280
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9.20am to 10.30am Maths A (Slow) Chemistry Economics
10.40am to 11.50am Maths A (Fast) English Physics
12.00pm to 1.10pm Maths B (Slow) Music Home Economics
2.00pm to 3.10pm French Business Studies
3.20pm to 4.30pm  Maths B (Fast) Maths (LCO) Irish
4.40pm to 5.50pm Geography History Biology

Leaving Cert – Maths Ordinary Level

The Leaving Cert Ordinary Level Christmas maths course will cover all topics of Algebra including simultaneous equations, algebraic fractions and inequalities, which are commonly asked on the leaving cert exam. The course will also cover co-ordinate geometry of the line and the circle.

Leaving Cert – French

Over the course of the week I intend to do the following:
DAY 1:

  • Overview of Leaving Cert French exam.
  • Focus on Listening Exam with tips to improve listening skills, key vocabulary and listening
    practice.
  • La Compréhension Écrite: the Reading Comprehensions, tips and advice.

Day 2:

  • Production Écrite:
  • Opinion Question – Key vocabulary and sample answers.

Day 3:

Production Écrite: Le Récit – Vocabulary and sample answers.

Day 4:

  • Production Écrite: Le Journal Intime – Vocabulary and sample answers.

Leaving Cert – Music

  • Day 1: Berlioz & Mozart
  • Day 2: Raymond Deane & The Beatles
  • Day 3: Melody Writing
  • Day 4: Backing Chords and Bass Notes

Leaving Cert – Home Economics

Topics being covered:

  • Carbohydrates
  • Cereals
  • Pastry
  • Thiamine (Vitamin B1)
  • Riboflavin (Vitamin B2)
  • Niacin (Vitamin B3)
  • Answering Technique for Question 1A
  • Fats & Oils (Food Commodity)
  • Aesthetic awareness of Foods
  • Sensory Analysis
  • Family Resource Management
  • Functional, Fortified & GM Foods
  • Energy
  • Social Studies Elective: Leisure

Topics are linked to past exam paper questions

Leaving Cert – Biology

In this year’s Biology Christmas revision course you will be given strategies and tips to achieve your maximum potential in the Leaving Certificate Biology exam. Both Higher and Ordinary levels will be catered for with specific attention to detail required for exam questions. Each day will be a blend of interaction from you, the student, through live polls and questioning, exam question focus and content made easy to understand.  Day 1 will cover the topic of Enzymes, Day 2 Excretion, Day 3 Human Reproduction and Day 4 Plant Reproduction. The crash course you need to succeed!

Leaving Cert – Irish

  • Day 1 Overview of Scrúdú Cainte
  • Day 2 Sraith Pictiúr
  • Day 3 Comhrá (Conversation)
  • Day 4 Cúrsaí Gramadaí (Grammar)

Leaving Cert – Chemistry

  • Chemical equilibrium
  • Volumetric Analysis
  • Oxidation & Reduction
  • Mole concept & Stiochemistry
  • Organic 1
  • Exam techniques
  • Definitions

Leaving Cert – Physics

  • Mechanics Section A Question 1
  • Mechanics Section B
  • Waves Section A
  • Waves Section B
  • Heat Section A
  • Heat Section B
  • Derivations
  • Equations
  • Exam Technique

Leaving Cert – Maths Higher A

Algebra: This is the most important chapter on the course. Algebra is vital. It is a must be able and must know section. We will do all the concepts needed to be able to tackle Algebra which is not only an average of 100 marks but is part of every section on the course.

Leaving Cert – Maths Higher B

Trigonometry: This is the second most important part of the course. It has a lot of reach into other chapters. We will concentrate on how to solve triangles and will show as many tips and tricks as possible to tackle these difficult concepts.

Leaving Cert – Economics

  • Cost curves, profit maximization, monopolistic competition (short-run)
  • Monopolistic competition (long run), evaluation of imperfectly competitive markets, market concentration.
  • Measuring market concentration, HHI and the four-firm concentration ratio, Brexit implications for Ireland.
  • Price Elasticity of Demand, Income Elasticity of Demand, Carbon tax.

Leaving Cert – English Higher

  • Day 1: Writing Better Descriptive and Personal Essays
  • Day 2: Theme of Sibling Rivalry in “King Lear”
  • Day 3: Comparative Mode: The Cultural Context
  • Day 4: Poetry of Gerard Manly Hopkins and Seamus Heaney

Leaving Cert – Business

  1. Overview of Exam
  2. Overview of SQ’s
  3. Overview of ABQ
  4. BEP, Taxation and Ratios Questions

Leaving Cert – Geography

  • Physical Geography
  • Tectonic Activity – Plate boundaries, types and how they move, volcanic activity, volcanic features & volcanic impacts. Earthquake impacts & predictions.
  • Rocks – Rock groups & type’s formation and how humans interact with the rock cycle.
  • Folding & Faulting – processes and features created.
  • Weathering & a karst region – The process of weathering & its impacts on a karst region both above and below the surface.
  • Regional Geography
  • Types of regions – What are regions and the different types of regions such as economic, physical or human.
  • Paris Basin – European core region will be looked at under the headings of physical, primary, secondary, tertiary & human factors.
  • Map work – General in relation to short questions & sketches.
  • Geoecology – Soils; Soil forming processes, characteristics, soil types and factors that impact soil development.