Leaving Cert Technology

Claire – Higher Level I never thought this day would come. No really, I didn’t ! The good thing about having technology as the last exam is the fact you walk in there with 50% already in your pocket. It’s a great feeling to have  especially since at...

Leaving Cert Accountancy

ISSU Commentary Leaving Certificate Accounting higher level candidates encountered an anticipated range of questions in an overall ‘very fair’ paper, according to many. Question 1 was as expected, and few could complain. Question 5 p (b) was presented in a somewhat...

Leaving Cert Polish

Katarzyna – Higher Level My final exam was probably the most enjoyable of all. Everything on the paper was written and had to be answered though polish. The questions were really nice and the main topic of the paper was quite interesting and I was able to write...

Junior Cert Music

Shahed – Higher Level I walked into this exam feeling like I had walking into most of my other exams; nervous, but confident. We had 5 minutes to read through the full paper at the start, and, after flicking through it quickly, I was instantly put at ease. The...

Leaving Cert Economics

Emmet – Higher Level The Economics Paper was quite difficult but none the less do-able. I mainly concentrated on the macroeconomics questions 5,6,8 and a microeconomics question 4. The economics on the government concentrated on emigration, push and pull...

Leaving Cert Chemistry

ISSU Commentary Chemistry has a similar structure to other science papers with a section on experiments, short questions, and the majority of the marks going for the long questions.  In both ordinary and higher level papers, section A on experiments held few suprises,...