6th Easter Special Offer

6th Easter Special Offer
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5-Day Easter Revision Courses:

This year, our Easter Revision Courses offer students more flexibility than ever before. Students can access these courses by attending On-Site Courses in Stillorgan or Online Courses via live-stream

  • On-Site Courses: Students attend our courses in person at our school in Stillorgan. These courses consist of 5x 75-minute classes over the course of one week which include comprehensive study notes. Students will also receive recordings of their class that they can pause, rewind and rewatch up until the State Exams are over.
  • Live-Stream Courses: Students can attend our courses online via live-stream. Our HD live-streaming technology allows students to attend our courses from the comfort of their own home. All study notes are posted to students free of charge. Students will also receive recordings of their class that they can pause, rewind and rewatch up until the State Exams are over.

Students can book any combination of On-Site and Online Courses they wish. The Special Offer applies across both options. Easter Revision Courses take place from Monday 11th April to Saturday 23rd April.

Students who sign up for these courses will receive:

  • Recordings of classes that students can pause, rewind and rewatch after the courses have taken place.
  • On average, 300 pages of our H1 study notes per subject.
  • Over six hours of expert tuition in each course with some of Ireland’s most dedicated and passionate teachers.
  • Past and probable exam questions that are likely to appear in this year’s State Examinations.

If you have any queries, feel free to call us in the office on 01-442 4442.

Timetable
Subject
Applied Maths Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
10:45am - 12:00pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Biology Course A Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
12:30pm - 1:45pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Biology Course B Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
2:15pm - 3:30pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Business Course A Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
9:00am - 10:15am
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Business Course B Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
10:45am - 12:00pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Chemistry Course A Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
9:00am - 10:15am
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Chemistry Course B Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
10:45am - 12:00pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Design and Communication Graphics Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
2:15pm - 3:30pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Economics Course A Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
10:45am - 12:00pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Economics Course B Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
12:30pm - 1:45pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
English Paper 2 Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
2:00pm - 3:15pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
English Paper 2 Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
9:00am - 10:15am
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
French Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
9:00am - 10:15am
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Geography Course A Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
10:45am - 12:00pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Geography Course B Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
12:30pm - 1:45pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
German Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
10:45am - 12:00pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
History of Art Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
2:15pm - 3:30pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
History of Europe Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
12:30pm - 1:45pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
History of Ireland Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
10:45am - 12:00pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Home Economics Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
9:00am - 10:15am
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Irish Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
9:00am - 10:15am
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Maths Paper 1 Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
9:00am - 10:15am
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Maths Paper 1 Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
9:00am - 10:15am
Location
Live-Streamed
Subject
Maths Paper 2 Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
10:45am - 12:00pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Maths Paper 2 Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
10:45am - 12:00pm
Location
Live-Streamed
Subject
Maths (O) Fully Booked
Level
Ordinary
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
12:30pm - 1:45pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Music Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
10:45am - 12:00pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Physics Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
9:00am - 10:15am
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Politics Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
2:15pm - 3:30pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Religious Education Fully Booked
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 19th - Saturday 23rd April
Time
9:00am - 10:15am
Location
Stillorgan
Subjects
Applied Maths keyboard_arrow_down

Topics covered in this Leaving Cert Applied Maths Easter Revision Course:

  • Newton’s Laws
  • Collisions
  • Differential Equations

Students will receive notes on the following Applied Maths topics:

Students need to attempt 6 questions from a total of 10 questions. Question 10 (Differential equations) is the only change made to the papers in a long time because of changes on the Maths syllabus. It is essential students do question 10 as it will help enormously with similar questions on the Maths paper. Students attending this course will cover the techniques for 4 questions from the paper (Questions 3, 4, 5 and 10). Students will receive detailed solutions to leaving cert questions from 2016-1996.

Kieran Mills Easter Revision Course Applied Maths TeacherMeet your Applied Maths Teacher – Kieran Mills: Kieran Mills’ experience of correcting with the State Examination Commission gives him an in-depth knowledge of what is required by students. He is popular amongst students due to his mastery of the Project Maths Syllabus and is well-known for his ability to stimulate students’ interest in the subject. Kieran has 25 years’ experience teaching. He has co-written several books, including The Power of Maths series of Junior and Leaving Certificate Textbooks, trusted by thousands of students around the country. Kieran has also been an expert contributor on Maths for RTÉ Radio.

Biology Course A keyboard_arrow_down

View a sample of David teaching Biology:

Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert Biology Easter Revision Course:

  • Food
  • Ecology
  • Photosynthesis
  • Respiration
  • Enzymes
  • Osmosis
  • The Cell
  • Cell Diversity
  • Cell Division
  • Genetics,
  • Genetic Engineering

As well as receiving notes on all topics of the course, students will receive a concise set of notes on all 23 experiments. This set of notes is worth up to 20% of the Biology exam.

Biology Notes received will also include:

Unit 1: Scientific Method, Food and Ecology.

Unit 2: Cell structure and Diversity, Cell Division, DNA and RNA, Genetic Crosses, Variation and Evolution, Genetic Engineering, Enzymes, Photosynthesis, Respiration, Osmosis and Diffusion.

David Lewis Maths Biology Teacher Dublin Academy of Education 'kinglewytg'Meet your Biology Teacher – David Lewis: David’s ability to relate to students has resulted in him becoming a popular teacher at The Academy. His teaching methods are unique and are tailored to the Biology Syllabus. As an examination corrector in Biology, David is adept at understanding the mistakes for which students frequently lose marks.

Biology Course B keyboard_arrow_down

View a sample of David teaching Biology:

Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert Biology Easter Revision Course

  • Microorganisms
  • Plant Biology
  • Human Biology

As well as receiving notes on all topics of the course, students will receive a concise set of notes on all 23 experiments. This set of notes is worth up to 20% of the Biology exam.

Biology Notes received will also include:

Monera, Fungi, Protista, Viruses, Human Defence, Human Digestion, Skeleton, Blood, Heart, Lymphatic System, Breathing System, Nervous System, Plant Responses, Endocrine System, The Senses, Plant Reproduction and Vegetative Propagation, Human Reproduction, Structure and Transport in a Flowering Plant, Homeostasis and Excretion.

David Lewis Maths Biology Teacher Dublin Academy of Education 'kinglewytg'Meet your Biology Teacher – David Lewis: David’s ability to relate to students has resulted in him becoming a popular teacher at The Academy. His teaching methods are unique and are tailored to the Biology Syllabus. As an examination corrector in Biology, David is adept at understanding the mistakes for which students frequently lose marks.

Business Course A keyboard_arrow_down

Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert Business Easter Revision Course:

  • Unit 1
  • Unit 2
  • Units 3
  • Unit 4

Meet your Business Teacher – Carl Brien: Having worked for the State Examination Commission, Carl brings his reputation as an authority on the Business Syllabus to The Dublin Academy of Education. He is a popular teacher amongst students and is well-known for his ability to stimulate students’ interest in Business.

Business Course B keyboard_arrow_down

Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert Business Easter Revision Course:

  • Unit 5
  • Unit 6
  • Units 7

Meet your Business Teacher – Carl Brien: Having worked for the State Examination Commission, Carl brings his reputation as an authority on the Business Syllabus to The Dublin Academy of Education. He is a popular teacher amongst students and is well-known for his ability to stimulate students’ interest in Business.

Chemistry Course A keyboard_arrow_down

Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert Chemistry Revision Course:

  • Stoichiometry: moles, volume of gas
  • Volumetric Analysis – concentration calculations and acid-base titrations
  • Acids, bases and pH
  • Chemical equilibrium
  • Water
Chemistry Course B keyboard_arrow_down

Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert Chemistry Easter Revision Course:

  • Fuels and heats of reaction
  • Organic families
  • Organic synthesis
  • Reduction and oxidation
  • Redox experiments and balancing redox equations
Design and Communication Graphics keyboard_arrow_down

Topics Covered in this DCG Easter Revision Course:

  • The Oblique Plane
  • Skew Lines and Surface Geometry
  • Conic Sections
  • Structural Forms
  • Perspective
  • Axonometric Projection
  • Intersection of Solids
  • Exam Tips

Students will receive notes on the following DCG topics:

  • The Oblique Plane
  • Surface Geometry
  • Conic Sections
  • Structural Forms
  • Perspective
  • Intersection of Solids.

darran sheils dcg teacher at the dublin academy of educationMeet your DCG Teacher – Darran Sheils: Darran Sheils is the Design and Communication Graphics teacher at The Dublin Academy of Education. Darran has been teaching DCG since the subject’s inception in 2008. His background in graphics, art and design makes him uniquely qualified to nurture both the technical and the creative aspects of the subject. In recent Leaving Certificate results, one third of Darran’s students achieved an A grade. 3 times the national average. The passion, understanding and attention to detail he instils in his students has led many of them into careers in architecture, engineering and product design.

Economics Course A keyboard_arrow_down

Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert Economics Easter Revision Course:

  • Costs of Production.
  • Short Run and Long Run Cost Curves.
  • Viability of SMEs
  • Market Structures
  • Monopoly, Oligopoly, Imperfect and Perfect

Meet your Economics Teacher – Rob Quinlan: With a master’s degree in economics along with correcting the Leaving Cert at state level for the past 6 years, Rob instils passion, interest and competence in students to obtain results of which they are capable. A methodical approach in making the subject relevant to students by understanding the economic climate around them is merged with the tools to navigate through all possible questions as proficiently as possible in exams. Rob has also 5 years’ experience as an Irish oral examiner as well as teaching and tutoring in UCD and Irish summer courses.

Economics Course B keyboard_arrow_down

Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert Economics Easter Revision Course:

  • National Income
  • Fiscal and Monetary Policy
  • Employment
  • Globalisation
  • International Trade and Competitiveness

Meet your Teacher – Rob Quinlan: With a master’s degree in economics along with correcting the Leaving Cert at state level for the past 6 years, Rob instils passion, interest and competence in students to obtain results of which they are capable. A methodical approach in making the subject relevant to students by understanding the economic climate around them is merged with the tools to navigate through all possible questions as proficiently as possible in exams. Rob has also 5 years’ experience as an Irish oral examiner as well as teaching and tutoring in UCD and Irish summer courses.

English Paper 2 keyboard_arrow_down

View a sample of Gavin teaching English:

Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert English Paper 2 Easter Revision Course:

  • Paper 2 Overview
  • Othello (15% of overall grade)
  • Comparative (17.5% of overall grade)
  • Introduction to Poetry & Unseen (5% of overall grade)
  • Studied Poetry (12.5% of overall grade)

Gavin Cowzer English Teacher at The Dublin Academy of EducationMeet your English Teacher – Gavin Cowzer: Gavin Cowzer is regarded as a leading English teacher in this country. Having developed a passion for this subject, including obtaining a Master’s degree, Gavin’s teaching style is focused on covering the syllabus in a concise way, so that students have the tools to successfully manage the likely exam questions. His experience correcting exams gives his students an edge in a subject which is often assumed to be an art. However, it is clear that there is a strict science behind doing well in the English exam and Gavin’s students will be guided by this little-known fact. He has also been an expert contributor on Leaving Cert English for RTÉ Radio.

 

JP Sweetman English teacher at The Dublin Academy of EducationMeet your Teacher – JP Sweetman: JP Sweetman has 15 years experience teaching English at the highest level. He also works as an Examiner for the State Exams Commission (SEC) specialising in Leaving Certificate English. His continued work with the SEC means he can provide the most relevant notes and guidance to students on current exam trends, exam management, tips and preparation. JP has written and published work with The Educational Company of Ireland. His passion for Leaving Cert English is evident through classes that are enjoyable and rewarding.

French keyboard_arrow_down

Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert French Easter Revision Course:

  • Timeline of Verb Tenses
  • Opinion Piece 1 – Le Sport
  • Opinion Piece 2 – Le Pouvoir des Gens
  • Question 2B
  • Opinion Piece 3 – L’Universite et le Monde de Travail

Students will receive notes on the following French topics:

By the time you leave this course, you will possess a host of past and likely exam questions, including full solutions. There will be a heavy emphasis on your game plan for the exam and a focus on the Chief Examiner’s reports and marking schemes. Note: Students will also receive predictions for Leaving Certificate.

Katie Lenehan Spanish and French teacher The Dublin Academy of Education 'mslenslanguages'Meet your French Teacher – Katie Lenehan: Katie Lenehan holds a degree in French and Spanish, and a Professional Masters in Education. Her training as a teacher was based on the most up to date education models and methodologies and is designed to ensure all students are catered for and can reach their goals in the most efficient way possible. Her knowledge of languages and linguistics, as well as teaching in some of the most prestigious schools in Dublin, will ensure that students obtain the best possible grades in their exams. Katie has also been an expert contributor on Leaving Cert Spanish for RTÉ Radio.

 

Amy Weddell French Teacher at The Dublin Academy of EducationMeet your French Teacher – Amy Weddell: Amy Weddell has an International Degree in French and German and has spent time living in both countries. This, coupled with the Professional Masters in Education providing training on up to date teaching methodologies, ensures that she holds the skills to successfully aid students at any level to access language curricula, at both an academic and cultural level. An integration of language-learning skills based on the acquisition of language, such as phonics, provides all students with a strong foundation ensuring that they achieve the best possible grade in their Leaving Cert French exams.

Geography Course A keyboard_arrow_down

Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert Geography Easter Revision Course:

  • Exam Breakdown
  • The Rock Cycle
  • Denudation
  • Rivers
  • Isostasy
  • Plate Tectonics
  • Earthquakes
  • Volcanoes
  • Folding and Faulting

This course aims to maximise students grades in Leaving Certificate Higher Level Geography. The focus of this course will be to examine the topics which frequently appear or are highly probable.

During this course the main emphasis with be placed on Physical Geography. This section can be worth up to 40% of the written paper.

Finally, students will be educated on the exam breakdown, time management skills and most common mistakes in the Higher Level Geography examination.

Tracy Gannon Geography Teacher at The Dublin Academy of EducationMeet your Geography Teacher – Tracy Gannon: Tracy holds a Honours Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics and Geography, a Professional Diploma in Education & Master of Education. Her passion for her subjects has been shown in her ambition to further educate herself whilst also being a full-time post-primary teacher & part-time lecturer in University College Dublin.

Tracy’s style of teaching instils confidence in her students by providing them with a well-defined understanding of the syllabus. Her teaching experience and work as a state examiner have afforded her the opportunity to have a key insight into preparing her students to achieve top marks in their final exams.

Geography Course B keyboard_arrow_down

Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert Geography Easter Revision Course:

  • Exam Breakdown
  • Concepts of a Region
  • Irish Regions: The Greater Dublin Area and The Western Region
  • European Regions: The Paris Basin and The Mezzogiorno
  • Continental/ Subcontinental: India/ Brazil
  • Complexities of a Region

This course aims to maximise students grades in Leaving Certificate Higher Level Geography. The focus of this course will be to examine the topics which frequently appear or are highly probable.

During this course the main emphasis with be placed on Regional Geography. This section can potentially be worth over 40% of the written exam.

Finally, students will be educated on the exam breakdown, time management skills and most common mistakes in the Higher Level Geography examination.

Tracy Gannon Geography Teacher at The Dublin Academy of EducationMeet your Geography Teacher – Tracy Gannon: Tracy holds a Honours Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics and Geography, a Professional Diploma in Education & Master of Education. Her passion for her subjects has been shown in her ambition to further educate herself whilst also being a full-time post-primary teacher & part-time lecturer in University College Dublin.

Tracy’s style of teaching instils confidence in her students by providing them with a well-defined understanding of the syllabus. Her teaching experience and work as a state examiner have afforded her the opportunity to have a key insight into preparing her students to achieve top marks in their final exams.

German keyboard_arrow_down

Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert German Easter Revision Course:

  • Reading Comprehension: Part 1
  • Listening Comprehension
  • Applied Grammar
  • Written Comment
  • Written Production

Students will receive notes on the following German topics:

The German exam is notorious for students running out of time. This course will provide students with a strategy on how they can effectively answer certain sections, such as the heavily weighted reading comprehension section, in a time efficient manner. This will allow students more time, which they can apply to the written letter/essay section, where marks can be easily picked up.

Amy Weddell Leaving Cert German Teacher at The Dublin Academy of EducationMeet your German Teacher – Amy Weddell: Amy Weddell has an International Degree in French and German and has spent time living in both countries. This, coupled with the Professional Masters in Education providing training on up to date teaching methodologies, ensures that she holds the skills to successfully aid students at any level to access language curricula, at both an academic and cultural level. An integration of language-learning skills based on the acquisition of language, such as phonics, provides all students with a strong foundation ensuring that they achieve the best possible grades in exams.

History of Art keyboard_arrow_down

Topics Covered in this Art History Easter Revision Course:

  • The Stone Age
  • The Bronze Age
  • The Iron Age
  • Visit to a Gallery (Appreciation Section)
  • Romanesque Architecture & Sculpture
  • Gothic Archictecture & Sculpture
  • Graphic Design

Students will receive notes on the following Art topics:

This course will examine topics from each of the three sections on the Art History exam paper, with a focus on this years’ probable exam questions. Each student will receive notes on each topic, which will aid them in writing detailed and informed answers. Key essay writing skills and techniques will also be addressed with an emphasis on past exam questions.

Andrew Rice Art Teacher at The Dublin Academy of EducationMeet your Art Teacher – Andrew Rice: Andrew is a graduate from the National College of Art and Design and holds an honours degree in Art Education, specialising in Fine Art painting. He has achieved success as an artist and portrait painter, with commissioned works gracing the walls of public buildings in Dublin, London, New York and Tokyo, as well as painting self-portraits for renowned public figures, and illustrating children’s books. He has an extensive, in-depth knowledge of the Leaving Certificate course content and his work as an artist and illustrator has given him a unique perspective to impart upon students in his tutelage. Andrew’s students consistently achieve H1 grades at Leaving Certificate level – more than three times the national average in the subject. Inevitably, he has acquired a reputation for an aptitude in guiding the students to achieve their full potential in the subject. Acknowledging and nurturing students’ individual abilities, he encourages budding artists to apply their strengths to the marking scheme in order to maximise their grades.

History of Europe keyboard_arrow_down

Topics Covered in this History of Europe Easter Revision Course:

  • Vietnam DBQ Question
  • The Moon Landings DBQ Question
  • Montgomery Bus Boycott DBQ Question
  • Exam Questions
  • Nazi Foreign Policy
  • Characteristics of the Nazi Regime
  • Stalin’s Five Year Plans
  • Church State Relations in Germany and Italy
  • The Jarrow March

Students will receive notes on the following History topics:

The History course prioritises essential key content and the most important personalities from course topics. The course topics reviewed during Easter will help the student become more prepared for the State Exams in June. Exam strategy that promotes time-management and awareness of the marking scheme will be addressed. Also, good essay writing technique will be explained with sample essays to demonstrate how higher grades can be achieved. A concise set of notes will be provided for each course and a glossary of key terms will supplement each Case Study.

Topics Covered:

(i) Dictatorship and Democracy, 1920-1945

(ii) The United States and the World, 1945-1989

John Kilroy Teacher at The Dublin Academy of EducationMeet your History Teacher – John Kilroy: John has 25 years experience of teaching and management in secondary schools. He has been assistant examiner for the Leaving Certificate in both History and Classical studies, which gives him an in-depth knowledge of what is required by students. He is also the publisher author of the Leaving Cert exam strategy articles in education supplements in the national express. 

History of Ireland keyboard_arrow_down

Topics Covered in this History of Ireland Easter Revision Course:

  • Partition 1912-1920
  • Sinn Fein 1912 – 1923 
  • Free State Building and Consolidation of Democracy 1922 – 1949 
  • Anglo Irish Relations 1922 – 1949 
  • Free State Economy 
  • The Belfast Blitz
  • Northern Ireland: The Welfare State,
  • Northern Ireland Economy 1945 – 1993
  • Northern Ireland: Civil Rights – The Troubles 1963 – 1969
  • Sunningdale/ Power Sharing Executive 1973-1974,
  • Sample Answers

Students will receive notes on the following History topics:

The History course prioritises essential key content and the most important personalities from course topics. The course topics reviewed during Easter will help the student become more prepared for the State Exams in June. Exam strategy that promotes time-management and awareness of the marking scheme will be addressed. Also, good essay writing technique will be explained with sample essays to demonstrate how higher grades can be achieved. A concise set of notes will be provided for each course and a glossary of key terms will supplement each Case Study.

Topics Covered:

(i) Sovereignty and Partition, 1912-1949

(ii) Politics and Society in Northern Ireland, 1949-1993

John Kilroy Teacher at The Dublin Academy of EducationMeet your History Teacher – John Kilroy: John has 25 years experience of teaching and management in secondary schools. He has been assistant examiner for the Leaving Certificate in both History and Classical studies, which gives him an in-depth knowledge of what is required by students. He is also the publisher author of the Leaving Cert exam strategy articles in education supplements in the national express. 

Home Economics keyboard_arrow_down

Topics Covered in this Home Economics Easter Revision Course:

  • Q1 Section B Protein
  • Q1 Section B Carbohydrates
  • Q1 Section B Lipids
  • Section C Elective Social Studies
  • Section C Elective Social Studies

The crucial topics will be covered focusing on Lipids, Cereals and Vitamins. Emphasis will be placed on learning how to master Section A (short questions), along with compulsory Q1. Time will be given to current topics expected to appear on the paper in June. Exam structure, model answering techniques, layout and timing of the paper will be fundamental to the course, and improving exam grades.

anna mcallister home economics teacher at the dublin academy of educationMeet your Home Economics Teacher – Anna McAllister: Anna McAllister is a dedicated and passionate teacher with over 30 years experience at both 2nd & 3rd level. With her vast experience she brings a organised and structured approach to teaching, ensuring the very best Leaving Certificate preparation for her students. Extensive experience correcting the Leaving Certificate provides her students with a technical and accurate approach to their preparation for answering Leaving Certificate questions.

Irish keyboard_arrow_down

Breakdown of Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert Irish Easter Revision Course:
Paper 1

  • Gramadach na Gaeilge
  • Aiste 1: 2020
  • Aiste 2: Saol an déagóra
  • Aiste 3: An Córas Oideachais
  • Aiste 4: An Coróinvíreas

Paper 2

  • Léamhthuiscint
  • Prós : Ter na nÓg / Cáca Milis / Dís
  • Filíocht : Géibheann / Colscaradh / An Spailpín Fánach
  • An Triail

Students will receive notes on the following Irish topics:

This course will cover all aspects of paper 1 & 2. Students will receive notes on the composition, focusing on likely essay titles that could appear in Paper 1. Exam-focused notes on all parts of Paper 2 will be provided, covering the most likely questions, which could appear in June. Finally, students will be given a plan for both papers in the exam. It will focus on simple shortcuts to get a higher grade and also how to avoid the common mistakes that are made on exam day.

Meet your Irish Teacher – Rob Quinlan: With a master’s degree in economics along with correcting the Leaving Cert at state level for the past 6 years, Rob instils passion, interest and competence in students to obtain results of which they are capable. A methodical approach in making the subject relevant to students by understanding the economic climate around them is merged with the tools to navigate through all possible questions as proficiently as possible in exams. Rob has also 5 years’ experience as an Irish oral examiner as well as teaching and tutoring in UCD and Irish summer courses.

Maths Paper 1 keyboard_arrow_down

View a sample of Rob teaching Maths:

Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert Maths Paper 1 Easter Revision Course:

  • Exponential Functions
  • Algebra
  • Complex Numbers
  • Financial Maths
  • Sequences & Series
  • Differential Calculus
  • Integration
  • Proofs & Constructions

Robert Browne Maths Teacher at The Dublin Academy of EducationMeet your Maths Teacher – Robert Browne: Robert Browne has a unique ability to stimulate students’ interest and is renowned for giving students confidence they thought wasn’t there. He is a vastly experienced teacher, having taught at education workshops in Trinity College, Dublin. His experience of correcting with the State Examination Commission gives him an in-depth knowledge of what is required by students. He has appeared in the media leading discussions on Maths, syllabus content, teaching methods and exams. Robert teaches in a systematic and clear way that relates to students.

 

David Lewis Maths Biology Teacher Dublin Academy of Education 'kinglewytg'Meet your Maths Teacher – David Lewis: David’s ability to relate to students has resulted in him becoming a popular teacher at The Academy. David Lewis has more than 7 years experience teaching at the highest level. He is fascinated with innovating new ways of creating effective, personalised exam strategies that are extraordinarily useful and proven to achieve results. David is a member of the Irish Mathematics Teachers’ Association. He specialises in providing students with a clear, fundamental understanding of the syllabus. As an examination corrector in Biology and Leaving Cert Maths, David is adept at understanding the mistakes for which students frequently lose marks. David has also authored a Junior Certificate Science textbook in 2020 “Less Stress more success”.

Maths Paper 2 keyboard_arrow_down

Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert Maths Paper 2  Easter Revision Course:

  • Statistics
  • Probability
  • Trigonometry & Enlargements
  • The Line & Centres of a Circle
  • The Circle
  • Proofs & Constructions

Robert Browne Maths Teacher at The Dublin Academy of EducationMeet your Maths Teacher – Robert Browne: Robert Browne has a unique ability to stimulate students’ interest and is renowned for giving students confidence they thought wasn’t there. He is a vastly experienced teacher, having taught at education workshops in Trinity College, Dublin. His experience of correcting with the State Examination Commission gives him an in-depth knowledge of what is required by students. He has appeared in the media leading discussions on Maths, syllabus content, teaching methods and exams. Robert teaches in a systematic and clear way that relates to students.

 

David Lewis Maths Biology Teacher Dublin Academy of Education 'kinglewytg'Meet your Maths Teacher – David Lewis: David’s ability to relate to students has resulted in him becoming a popular teacher at The Academy. David Lewis has more than 7 years experience teaching at the highest level. He is fascinated with innovating new ways of creating effective, personalised exam strategies that are extraordinarily useful and proven to achieve results. David is a member of the Irish Mathematics Teachers’ Association. He specialises in providing students with a clear, fundamental understanding of the syllabus. As an examination corrector in Biology and Leaving Cert Maths, David is adept at understanding the mistakes for which students frequently lose marks. David has also authored a Junior Certificate Science textbook in 2020 “Less Stress more success”.

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Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert Maths Ordinary Easter Revision Course:

  • Geometry: The Line and Circle
  • Trigonometry
  • Sequence and Series 
  • Functions & Graphs

Students will receive comprehensive notes on these sections in addition to Complex Numbers, Algebra, Probability and Statistics.

Tracy Gannon Geography Teacher at The Dublin Academy of EducationMeet your Maths Teacher – Tracy Gannon: Tracy Gannon holds an Honours Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics and Geography, a Professional Diploma in Education & Master of Education. Her passion for her subjects has been shown in her ambition to further educate herself whilst also being a full-time post-primary teacher & part-time lecturer in University College Dublin.

Tracy’s style of teaching instils confidence in her students by providing them with a well-defined understanding of the syllabus. Her teaching experience and work as a Leaving Cert Geography state examiner have afforded her the opportunity to have a key insight into preparing her students to achieve top marks in their final exams.

 

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Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert Music Easter Revision Course:

  • The Beatles
  • Berlioz
  • Harmony
  • Raymond Deane
  • Mozart
  • Melody Writing
  • Irish Music
  • Aural Skills

The Easter Revision Course will focus on the 6 questions on the listening paper:

  • The Beatles
  • Berlioz
  • Mozart
  • Deane
  • Irish Music
  • General Aural Skills

We will also cover the 2 questions on the composition paper:

  • Harmony
  • Melody

Lorraine Lee Music Teacher at The Dublin Academy of EducationMeet your Music Teacher – Lorraine Lee: With over 12 years post-primary teaching experience, Lorraine brings a passion for music education to her role here at Dublin Academy of Education. With a Master’s Degree in Music Performance, experience in preparing students for exams in the Royal Irish Academy of Music along with being a practical examiner for the State Exams Commission, Lorraine is well equipped in preparing students for the exam.

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Students will receive notes on the following Physics topics:

All attendees of this course will take away a complete and compact 100-page set of notes covering the entire course and every experiment write-up at a glance. The course will follow a proven point-grabbing path through topic selection. This course has an emphasis on streamlining study, exam-readiness and hitting the marking scheme.

  • Electricity
  • Light and Sound

Meet your Physics Teacher – Kieran Mills: Kieran Mills has 25 years’ experience teaching Physics. He has co-written several books including Leaving Certificate Sample Papers. Kieran has been an expert contributor on Physics on RTÉ Radio.

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The course will cover the four main stands of the Leaving Certificate Politics and Society Course:  Strand One: Power and Decision Making; Strand Two: Active Citizenship; Stand Three: Human Rights; Strand Four: Globalisation and Localisation in five sessions:

Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert Politics Easter Revision Course:

  • Power and Decision Making in the School
  • Political Systems
  • Political Ideology
  • Political Thinkers
  • Ireland 
  • Northern Ireland 
  • The European Union
  • Influencers
  • The Media
  • Human Rights
  • Globalisation and Localisation

John Kilroy Teacher at The Dublin Academy of EducationMeet your Politics Teacher – John Kilroy: John has 25 years experience of teaching and management in secondary schools. He has been assistant examiner for the Leaving Certificate in both History and Classical studies, which gives him an in-depth knowledge of what is required by students. He is also the publisher author of the Leaving Cert exam strategy articles in education supplements in the national express. 

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Topics Covered in this Leaving Cert Religion Easter Revision Course:

  • The search for meaning and value in contemporary society
  • Myths
  • Plato
  • Aristotle
  • Contemporary Culture,
  • Christianity: Origins and Contemporary Expression
  • World Religions
  • Gender in Religion

Students will receive notes on the following Religious Education topics:

  • Search for meaning and value
  • Christianity Origins and Contemporary Expression
  • World Religions
  • Religion and Gender
  • Exam technique and coursework

John Kilroy Teacher at The Dublin Academy of EducationMeet your Religion Teacher – John Kilroy: John has 25 years experience of teaching and management in secondary schools. He has been assistant examiner for the Leaving Certificate in both History and Classical studies, which gives him an in-depth knowledge of what is required by students. He is also the publisher author of the Leaving Cert exam strategy articles in education supplements in the national express. 

FAQ
Can I sign up to both On-Site and Live-Streamed Easter Revision Courses?
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Yes, students can book any combination of our Stillorgan and Live-Streamed Easter Revision Courses. i.e. they can chose to attend some courses here at the school and others online.

What topics are covered in each Easter Revision Courses?
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You can see what topics are covered in each Easter Revision Courses in the ‘Subjects’ tab.

What is the format of the Easter Revision Courses?
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Students attending our Easter Revision Courses will attend a 75-minute class each day for five days (over 6 hours in total). They will also receive an average of 300+ pages of our H1 study notes per course. Students will also be sent recordings of their classes that they can pause, rewind and rewatch after the course.

If I attend On-Site Courses will I still receive recordings?
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Yes, all students will receive recordings of their classes whether they attend On-Site or Online.

How will I access the recordings of my Easter Revision Courses?
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Our Easter Revision Courses will be hosted on our Dublin Academy Study Hub learning platform. We will email you with your login details and passwords for this platform.

When will I receive the recordings of my classes?
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Students will be sent recordings of their classes the week after their course is finished.

If I attend the Live-Stream Easter Revision Courses, how and when do I get my notes?
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For live-stream students, our H1 notes will be posted to your home address free of charge. Please allow 3 working days to receive your notes.

Can notes be delivered to anywhere in the country?
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Yes, no matter where you are, you will be able to attend our Easter Revision Courses and we will post the notes to you.

Can you only view the recordings once? How long will I have access to the online courses?
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No, you can pause, rewind and rewatch all of the videos. All students will have access up until 1st July 2022.

Will there be timetable clashes?
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Should there be a timetable clash, students can still enrol and can watch the recordings of the classes at a later date.

Can you do these courses if you don’t live in Dublin?
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Yes, by attending our Live-Stream Easter Courses, you can attend from the comfort of your own home. You will also have hard copies of the notes posted to you so you don’t have to worry about printing them out.

Fees
Subject
Price
Total
Savings
Subject
1 Subject
Price
€295.00
Total
€295.00
Savings
€0.00
Subject
2 Subjects
Price
€140.00
Total
€435.00
Savings
€450.00
Subject
3 Subjects
Price
€140.00
Total
€575.00
Savings
€605.00
Subject
4 Subjects
Price
€100.00
Total
€675.00
Savings
€800.00
Subject
5 Subjects
Price
€100.00
Total
€775.00
Savings
€995.00
Subject
6 Subjects
Price
€100.00
Total
€875.00
Savings
€1,190.00
Subject
7 Subjects
Price
€100.00
Total
€975.00
Savings
€1,385.00