3rd Year Easter

3rd Year Easter
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Everything you need to know about our Online Easter Revision Courses:

– IMPORTANT: Despite the nationwide lockdown we are still able to post hard copies of our Online Easter Revision Course notes safely to your home. This is made possible as we have completely outsourced the delivery of these notes to our courier partners who are still operating as normal. As such, if you book our Online Easter Revision Courses, you will still receive your notes in the post. Once you have booked, please allow 2/3 working days for your notes to arrive.

– Our Online Easter Revision Courses are taught by our incredibly passionate and dedicated teachers who are renowned for helping students to maximise their potential in the State Examinations.

– All students who book our Online Easter Revision Courses will receive 6 hours & 15 minutes of video lessons per course. Students can pause, rewind and rewatch this footage making it an incredible study resource.

– In addition to the 6 hours & 15 minutes of video lessons, all students who attend our Online Easter Revision Courses will be invited to a live 2-hour workshop for each Online Course that they attend. This will ensure students get the much needed time with our expert teachers and can ask any questions they may have.

– All students will receive hard copies of our notes which will be safely posted free of charge to their homes. Each Online Easter Revision Courses comes with over 300 pages of our H1 study per course booked.

– These Online Easter Revision Courses will be provided via a private link to our online platform. These videos will not be publicly available to those who have not booked our Online Easter Revision Courses. All video lessons will be password protected. Passwords will be provided to all students by our admin team.

Here is a sample of our Online Easter Revision Courses with Carl Brien, Maths teacher at The Academy.

Start Date:
All Online Easter Revision Courses commence: Monday 6th April 2020

If you have any further queries, please call our office on 01 442 4442 or email us at info@dublinacademy.ie and we would be delighted to help.

Timetable
Subject
Business Studies
Level
Higher
Day
Monday 6th April Onwards
Time
Online - Online
Location
Online
Subject
English
Level
Higher
Day
Monday 6th April Onwards
Time
Online - Online
Location
Online
Subject
French
Level
Higher
Day
Monday 6th April Onwards
Time
Online - Online
Location
Online
Subject
German
Level
Higher
Day
Monday 6th April Onwards
Time
Online - Online
Location
Online
Subject
Geography
Level
Higher
Day
Monday 6th April Onwards
Time
Online - Online
Location
Online
Subject
History
Level
Higher
Day
Monday 6th April Onwards
Time
Online - Online
Location
Online
Subject
Irish
Level
Higher
Day
Monday 6th April Onwards
Time
Online - Online
Location
Online
Subject
Maths Paper 1
Level
Higher
Day
Monday 6th April Onwards
Time
9:00am - 10:15am
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Maths Paper 2
Level
Higher
Day
Monday 6th April Onwards
Time
Online - Online
Location
Online
Subject
Spanish
Level
Higher
Day
Monday 6th April Onwards
Time
Online - Online
Location
Online
Subject
Science
Level
Higher
Day
Monday 6th April Onwards
Time
Online - Online
Location
Online
Subjects
Business Studies keyboard_arrow_down

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Breakdown of Online Video Sessions

Session 1 – Household Budgets / The Consumer

Session 2 – Economics / National Budgets / Foreign Trade

Session 3 – Double Entry

Session 4 – Final Accounts & Balance Sheets / Banking

Session 5 – Exam Questions

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Students will receive notes on the following topics:

  • Economic Awareness.
  • Household & Business Budgeting.
  • Final Accounts & Balance Sheets.
  • Marketing & Distribution/Consumer.
  • Double-Entry Accounting, Cash Books & Trial Balance.
  • People at Work/Information Technology.
  • Banking & Financial Service/Insurance.

Carl Brien Business Maths teacher at The Dublin Academy of EducationAbout the Teacher : Carl Brien brings his reputation as an authority on the Business Studies Syllabus to The Dublin Academy of Education. He is a popular teacher amongst students due to his mastery of the marking scheme, and is well-known for his ability to stimulate students’ interest in Business Studies. Carl teaches in a systematic and clear way that relates to students, with an ability to motivate his students that is unique.

English keyboard_arrow_down

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Breakdown of Online Video Sessions

Session 1 – Overview of Exam and Answering Comprehension Questions

Session 2 – Personal and Narrative Writing Tasks

Session 3 – Answering Questions on Drama

Session 4 – Answering Questions on Poetry

Session 5 – Answering Questions on Fiction and Film

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Students will receive notes on the following topics:

This course is built on the fact that almost half of all the questions students will be answering on is material that they have never seen before. Students will receive fully worked notes and past paper examples of the most popular questions. All notes place a heavy emphasis on the value of understanding the marking scheme, and on using that knowledge to write a well-structured answer for the examiner.

ciaran hartigan english teacher at the dublin academy of educationAbout the Teacher: Ciarán Hartigan has been teaching English to the highest level for over 10 years and brings an organised and methodical approach to his teaching.  Holding a Masters in Drama and Theatre Studies, he provides original insights into works of literature and couples this with practical advice on structuring responses and arguments.  Drawing on years of experience as a Leaving Certificate examiner with the State Exams Commission, he provides students with dependable techniques and strategies for success.

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Breakdown of Online Video Sessions

Session 1 – Intro & Listening Comprehension

Session 2 – Reading Comprehensions

Session 3 – Grammar Part 1

Session 4 – Grammar Part 2 (Looking at the Written Questions)

Session 5 – Grammar Part 3 (Finishing the Written Questions) & Recap

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Students will receive notes on the following topics:

  • Focus on all four competencies of language acquisition; reading, writing, speaking and listening.
  • Grammar.
  • Examination skills & technique.
  • Focus on the note, the postcard, the internal letter, reading comprehensions, listening comprehensions, oral french.
  • Students attending this course also have access to comprehensive online study and revision packs to help further their progress in the language.

 

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Breakdown of Online Video Sessions

Session 1: Listening Comprehension Part 1

Session 2: Listening Comprehension Part 2

Session 3: Reading Comprehension Part 1

Session 4: Reading Comprehension Part 2

Session 5: Written Expression

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Students will receive notes on the following topics:

Topics are specifically chosen to ensure maximum choice during the Junior Certificate exam. Past Junior Cert and possible Junior Cert questions and solutions will be provided for all topics. Strategies to maximise grades will be discussed with particular emphasis on the marking scheme.

genevieve farrell german teacher at the dublin academy of educationAbout the Teacher : Genevieve Farrell is the head German teacher at The Dublin Academy of Education. She has 14 years experience teaching German and is the author of “Complete German Grammar” text book. Her unique style of teaching instils confidence in students, by providing them with the skills and techniques required to master the German syllabus.

Geography keyboard_arrow_down

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Breakdown of Online Video Content

Session 1: Exam Layout / Plate Tectonics

Session 2: Plate Tectonics / Rivers

Session 3: The Rock Cycle / Denudation

Session 4: Soils

Session 5: Weather / Climate

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Students will receive notes on the following topics:

  • Plate tectonics
  • Rocks and weathering
  • River processes and landforms
  • Coastal/Glacial processes and landforms
  • Oils
  • Weather and climate
  • Population
  • Settlement
  • Urbanisation
  • Primary economic activity
  • Secondary economics activity
  • Tertiary economic activities
  • Economic inequality

tracy gannon geography teacher at the dublin academy of educationAbout the teacher: 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.

History keyboard_arrow_down

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This course will bring the students through all the key topics in the first, second and third year courses of the History syllabus. A detailed revision pack will be provided to each student highlighting essential course detail. Sample answers will also be provided. The layout of the State Exam paper will be explained, as will the marking scheme and the students will be coached in time-management techniques and how to claim higher marks from the examiner.

Irish keyboard_arrow_down

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Breakdown of Online Video Sessions

Session 1: Layout, Common Verbs Needed, Poem 1: Stadeolaíocht, Aimsir Láithreach.

Session 2: Opinion Piece layout, Opinion Piece 1: Teicneolaíocht, Novel: Cúpla

Session 3: Aimsir Chaite, Léamhthuiscint, An Cluiche Mór, Opinion piece 2: Bia

Session 4: Poem 2: Maith Dhom, Aimsir Fháistineach, Opinion Piece 3: Education / School

Session 5: An Gleann Álainn, Léamhthuicintí, Opinion piece 4: Cool, Fógra

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Students will receive notes on the following topics:

This course is designed with the key objective of making this exam more approachable for students through developing clever answering techniques which will cover them for any question which may appear in June. Students will receive an exam day plan highlighting the DOs and DON’Ts for exam day, focusing on simple methods that they can use to raise their grade.

seadhan de poire irish teacher at the dublin academy of educationAbout the teacher: Séadhan Perry is specialised in providing students with a clear, fundamental understanding of the syllabus and marking scheme. His teaching style is focused on covering the curriculum in a concise way, so that students have the tools to successfully manage the likely exam questions. Séadhan is a popular teacher due to his ability to stimulate students’ interest in the subject. He has worked with the state examinations commission correcting exam papers and last year was an Oral examiner for the leaving certificate. He has also taught in the Gaeltacht in Coláiste Ciarán and Coláise Ó Direáin.

Maths Paper 1 keyboard_arrow_down

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Breakdown of Online Video Sessions

Session 1 – Number Systems & Sets

Session 2 – Arithmetic / Taxation / Interest

Session 3 – Algebra

Session 4 – Algebra and Patterns & Sequences

Session 5 – Patterns & Sequences and Functions & Graphs

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Students will receive notes on the following topics:

By the time you leave this course you will have 285 past and likely exam questions, including fully worked solutions. Students also receive five booklets (one for each of the five sections of the syllabus). You will benefit greatly from a set of notes called ‘The Holy Grail’, which outlines how to take advantage of the marking scheme. Note: Students will also receive Carl’s predictions for Junior Certificate.

  • Algebra
  • Functions and graphs
  • Patterns and sequences
  • number systems
  • Interest
  • Inequalities

Carl Brien Business Maths teacher at The Dublin Academy of EducationAbout the Teacher : Carl Brien brings his reputation as an authority on the Business Studies Syllabus to The Dublin Academy of Education. He is a popular teacher amongst students due to his mastery of the marking scheme, and is well-known for his ability to stimulate students’ interest in Business Studies. Carl teaches in a systematic and clear way that relates to students, with an ability to motivate his students that is unique.

 

Maths Paper 2 keyboard_arrow_down

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Breakdown of Online Video Sessions

Session 1 – Probability

Session 2 – Statistics

Session 3 – Area and Volume

Session 4 – The Line

Session 5 – Trigonometry

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Students will receive notes on the following topics:

By the time you leave this course you will have 285 past and likely exam questions, including fully worked solutions. Students also receive five booklets (one for each of the five sections of the syllabus). You will benefit greatly from a set of notes called ‘The Holy Grail’, which outlines how to take advantage of the marking scheme.

  • Statistics
  • Probability
  • The line
  • Trigonometry
  • Geometry
  • Area and volume

tracy gannon geography teacher at the dublin academy of educationAbout the teacher: 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.

Spanish keyboard_arrow_down

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Breakdown of Online Video Content

Session 1: Breakdown of Exam, Grammar Session 1 (Agreement)

Session 2: Grammar Session 2 (Verbs)

Session 3: Theme 1 – My Family

Session 4: Theme 2 – My School

Session 5: Theme 3 – My Area and My House

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Students will receive notes on the following topics:

At this course students will get notes covering all topics on the course, with a specific set of notes highlighting the most frequent questions. Students will be guided through the exam layout, focusing on what topics must be prioritised. There will be a focus on how answers must be structured.

katie lenehan spanish french teacher at the dublin academy of educationAbout the teacher: 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.

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Breakdown of Online Video Sessions

Session 1 – Biology – Exam Overview, Photosynthesis, Microbiology & Ecology

Session 2 – Chemistry – Waters, Gas Tests, Acids & Bases

Session 3 – Chemistry – Atomic Structure, Periodic Table & Reactions of Metals

Session 4 – Physics – Pressure, Energy, Light & Sound

Session 5 – Physics/Earth & Space – Heat, Electrical Circuits, Carbon Cycle & Water Cycle

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Students will receive notes on the following topics:

This course will ensure students get the most marks possible in a tricky, no choice exam where all questions must be answered. Students will study topics from all three sciences over the five days receiving The Academy comprehensive revision pack (a set of nine handouts of need to know material which condenses the wide course into a manageable amount). All notes are complete with every past paper question, a necessity before tackling this exam.

sean mcmahon chemistry teacher at the dublin academy of educationAbout the Teacher: Sean has worked for the State Exam Commission as an Exam Co-ordinator. He has an in-depth knowledge of the exams and marking schemes, having taught students who have achieved 100% (400/400) in the their Leaving Certificate Chemistry exam. He aims to promote his courses with enthusiasm and relevance, using exam based material to allow for the best possible opportunities.

FAQ

What do I get if I sign up to these courses? 
Up to 10+ hours of content per course delivered by our incredible teachers.
These 10 hours are made up of:

  • 6 hours & 15 minutes of videos lessons
  • Up to 2+ hours of bonus video lessons
  • 2-hour live workshops delivered by our teachers which allow students to ask questions. 

Students will also receive an average of 300+ pages of our H1 study notes per course delivered safely to their homes free of charge.

How much are the courses?
With the move of our Easter courses to our online platform, we have been able to give students so much more content than would have been possible had the courses been delivered face to face. Our teachers have been able to cover much more content in the video lessons versus a live class. This means more material is being covered than ever before via our online Easter Revision Courses. 

You will also be able to pause, rewind and rewatch all of the video lessons so you’re sure not to miss a single thing that the teachers say. 

To ensure that students are still able to ask questions to our teachers, we are including an additional 2-hour live workshop in which students will be able to ask teachers specific questions about the course. 

Even with all of these improvements we’ve been able to make to our Easter Revision Courses by moving them online, we’ve not only kept the price the as before, but we’ve also decided to extend our ‘Buy 1 Course, Get 1 Free’ offer permanently (originally scheduled to expire 27th March). For more information on course pricing click here [insert hyperlink]

All of these elements make our Online Easter Revision Courses truly unique and unmatched by any other Online Courses available. 

Do I need the notes to get value from the Online Easter Revision Courses? 

Yes, absolutely. Students who attempt to watch the Online Easter Revision Courses without the notes will not get value from these courses as our teachers constantly refer to the notes constantly throughout the video lessons. As such, we advise all students to follow classes with the notes in front of them. 

How and when do I get my notes?

If you book your Online Easter Course in advance of Wednesday 1st April, you will receive your notes posted to your house in advance of Monday 6th April. If you book your courses after 1st April, please allow 3 working days to receive your notes. There may be a scenario where you are granted access to our Online Easter Revision Courses but we advise students to wait until they have the notes before commencing watching the online video lessons. 

Can notes be delivered to anywhere in the country? 

Yes! We currently have bookings from every single county in the country. No matter where you are, you will be able to attend our Online Easter Revisions Courses.

Is there a cut-off point to signing up for the Online Easter Revision Courses? 

No, although courses commence on Monday 6th April, students can still sign up for the courses after this date. 

When will the 2-hour live workshop take place? 

We will be scheduling the dates of these 2-hour workshops once there is more clarity around the COVID 19 situation. We will be in touch as soon as the dates are set. 

How will I view the Online Easter Revision Courses? 

Our Online Easter Revision Courses will be hosted on our Moodle Platform. Prior to your online course commencement date, we will email you with your login details and passwords for this platform. 

Can you only view the videos once? 

No, you can pause, rewind and rewatch all of the videos. 

Can I be logged on to the Online Easter Revision Courses on more than one device at a time? 

No, you will only be able to log on to the Online Easter Revision Courses on one device at a time. If you try to log in on a second device, you will be automatically be logged out on the first device. 

Will there be timetable clashes?

With our Online Easter Revision Courses, there will be no timetable clashes at all, allowing unrestricted course choice and giving students the freedom to work through each course at their own pace and at a time that suits them. 

Can you do these courses if you don’t live in Dublin? 

Yes, you can watch the classes from the comfort and safety of your own home as they are online. You will also have hard copies of the notes so you don’t have to worry about printing them. 

Do you receive video lessons bit by bit over the 5 days or all at once? 

You receive all course videos as soon as you log in to our Moodle Platform. This means students can navigate the content at a pace that suits them. 

What topics are covered in each Online Easter Revision Course?

You can see what topics are covered in each Online Easter Revision Course in the ‘Subjects’ tab.

Fees

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