Subject Choice

 

Remember The Basics!

 

    Talk to students studying the subject at the moment

 

    Talk to teachers of the subject

 

    Look at a copy of the textbook

 

    Look at a copy of the Leaving Cert Exam papers for the subject

 

    If you made a mistake, rectify it as soon as possible.

 

 

 

 

Helpful Internet Sites

 

 

 

www.examinations.ie:  Copies of the exam papers on-line.

 

www.cao.ie:  You can search for any course by name.

 

www.qualifax.ie:  A database of thousands of courses.

 

www.careersportal.ie:  An online database of courses, helpful videos and career information.

 

 

 

 

First Year Subject Choice

 

 

Letter to Parents / Guardians from the Guidance Counsellor here.

 

Guidelines on how to use Qualifax to find the requirements around certain subjects.

 

Copy of the Option Form for First Year Subject Choice here.  (MOCK VERSION!)

 

Copy of Presentation given to First Years in class here.

 

 

 

 

 

A link to the list of factsheets on the subjects available to Junior Cert students here.

 

 

 

 

 

Promotion of the Sciences

 

STEM Promotional Brochure

 

STEM Video

 

 

 

Some Useful Documentation:

 

 

Teaching Council Requirements

 

 

For a list of LVCP Subject Groupings click here. 

 

 

LCVP Powerpoint Presentation here.

 

 

For a copy of the 2019 Presentation on Subject Choice for Senior Cycle click here.

 

 

For a full outline of the Leaving Certificate Subjects available please click here.

 

 

For information on Project Maths click here.

 

 

N.U.I. Matriculation requirements here.

 

 

Senior Cycle Subject Choice Cheat Sheet here.

 

 

Narrow your choices worksheets here.

 

 

 

 

 

Leaving Certificate Applied:

 

 

For a brief presentation click here.

 

SLSS Brochure page one here. SLSS Brochure page two here.

 

Overview of Leaving Certificate Applied for parents here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Guidance Office


St. Ciaran's Community School Guidance  Department