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...

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,...

Leaving Cert Spanish

Claire – Higher Level After a week long break I was back in the exam hall today all ready to take on the Spanish exam. I both loved and loathed the fact that the Spanish exam was a week after the French one. The break was much needed as I was completely...