Leaving Cert Summer Camps

Leaving Cert Summer Camps
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These summer camps are open to students entering both 5th & 6th Year in September 2020.

Our Summer Camps are five day intensive courses held in our school in Stillorgan, South Dublin. Students who attend will cover off the key topics they need to know to best prepare them for the Leaving Certificate syllabus when they return to school. Our leading teachers provide H1 study notes that are exam focused and will identify probable exam questions and also show students how to master the marking scheme, which instils confidence.

The summer camps running are Leaving Cert French, Irish, Maths and Spanish.

Timetable
Subject
Leaving Cert English
Level
Higher
Day
Tuesday 4th - Friday 7th August
Time
9:30am - 2:00pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Leaving Cert French
Level
Higher
Day
Monday 27th July - Friday 31st July
Time
10:00am - 2:00pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Leaving Cert Irish
Level
Higher
Day
Monday 13th July - Friday 17th July
Time
10:00am - 2:00pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Leaving Cert Maths
Level
Higher
Day
Monday 10th August - Friday 14th August
Time
10:00am - 2:00pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subject
Leaving Cert Spanish
Level
Higher
Day
Monday 20th July - Friday 24th July
Time
10:00am - 2:00pm
Location
Stillorgan
Subjects
Leaving Cert English keyboard_arrow_down

The Dublin Academy of Education’s five-day comprehensive English course is customised to introduce students to higher level English at senior cycle, this will put students on the front foot on their return to school.

Students will cover the following topics:

  • Essay Question
  • Shakespearean drama – Hamlet
  • Poetry
  • Comparative
  • Time management in the exam
Leaving Cert French keyboard_arrow_down

The Dublin Academy of Education’s five day comprehensive French course is customised to introduce students to higher level French at senior cycle, this will put students on the front foot on their return to school. This course is for for 5th & 6th Year students (Leaving Cert 2021/2022).

Students can immerse themselves in the language in the comfort of The Academy’s surroundings and receive exam focused guidance from our skilled teachers who know how to make the marking scheme work for students.

All aspects of the Leaving Cert examination paper will be covered, including;

  • Oral work
  • Listening comprehension
  • Reading comprehension
  • Written production, letters, emails, notes, diary entries and reaction pieces
Leaving Cert Irish keyboard_arrow_down

This Irish course has been designed by our State Examiner Séadhan De Poire so that students will feel that they have been to the Gaeltacht without leaving the comfort of their home. This course will help students improve both oral fluency and pronunciation. The subject will be turned into a living language and students will gain more confidence in their own ability to converse in Irish.

By the end of the course each student will have detailed individual notes for the Irish oral from a State Examiner. The oral is worth 40 % of the overall result in Irish.

The course will also prepare students for the Aiste [which is worth 17%] by showing them the techniques required to formulate, structure and compose essay on topical and current affairs.

Course Content

Paper 1 :

(1) Aiste,  (2) Alt , (3) Díospóireacht

Paper 2 :

  • Comprehension -> Answering skills, techniques to improve time management, vocabulary and sample answers.
  • Poetry -> Answering skills, vocabulary, exam questions and sample answers.

Gramadach :

  • All aspect of grammar will be covered in great detail.

Aural comprehension:

  • Vocabulary
  • Past exam questions and sample answers.
  • Teaching and understanding of the marking schemes
  • Exercises to improve fluency.

Oral :

  • Student will leave the course feeling refreshed and confident in the subject knowing that all the notes needed for the Irish oral (40%) will have been taught ,explained and mastered.
Leaving Cert Maths keyboard_arrow_down

The Dublin Academy of Education’s five day comprehensive Maths course is customised to introduce students to higher level Maths at senior cycle. This course is for for 5th & 6th Year students (Leaving Cert 2021/2022). Our intensive five day course with David Lewis covers the key topics and techniques necessary for students.

Students attending this course will receive:

–       Multiple booklets of our renowned study notes.

–       20 hours of tuition.

–       Advice on how to master the critically important marking scheme. Knowing this by September will ensure that students’ study time during the year is as efficient as possible, as they will be shown precisely what the examiner is looking for.

Topics covered on the course:

–       Algebra

–       Trigonometry

–       Coordinate geometry of the line

–       Coordinate geometry of the circle

–       Complex numbers

Leaving Cert Spanish keyboard_arrow_down

The Dublin Academy of Education’s five day comprehensive Spanish course is customised to introduce students to higher level Spanish at senior cycle, this will put students on the front foot on their return to school. This course is for for 5th & 6th Year students (Leaving Cert 2021/2022).

Students can immerse themselves in the language in the comfort of The Academy’s surroundings and receive exam focused guidance from our skilled teachers who know how to make the marking scheme work for students.

All aspects of the Leaving Cert examination paper will be covered, including;

  • Oral work
  • Listening comprehension
  • Reading comprehension
  • Written production, letters, emails, notes, diary entries and reaction pieces
Testimonials
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Fees

Course Fees:

  • Leaving Cert Summer Camps – €395

SPECIAL OFFER FOR SUMMER CAMPS

For every additional summer camp booked, you will receive a discount of €50. This offer is not available online. Please call our office on 01 442 4442 to avail of this offer.

Subject
Price
Total
Savings
Subject
1 Subject
Price
€395.00
Total
€395.00
Savings
€0.00
Subject
2 Subjects
Price
€345.00
Total
€740.00
Savings
€50.00
Subject
3 Subjects
Price
€345.00
Total
€1,085.00
Savings
€100.00
Subject
4 Subjects
Price
€345.00
Total
€1,430.00
Savings
€150.00
Subject
5 Subjects
Price
€345.00
Total
€1,775.00
Savings
€200.00