Millmount Road, Mullingar
Co. Westmeath
Ph 044 9340786


Leaving Cert Applied

The Leaving Certificate Applied course is a distinct, self-contained two year leaving certificate programme aimed at preparing students for adult and working life. It emphasises forms of achievement and excellence which the established leaving certificate has not recognised in the past.

Students who feel that they are not adequately catered for by other leaving certificate programmes would benefit from this programme.

LCA Aims to :

  • Prepare students for adult and working life.
  • Recognise the talents of all students
  • Promote communication and decision making skills
  • Apply their knowledge and skills to the solution of real problems

Students study a wide range of subjects including:

  • Vocational Preparation and Guidance
  • English and Communications
  • Mathematical Applications
  • Information Technology
  • Arts Education
  • Languages
  • Leisure and Recreation
  • Religion
  • Social Education
  • Hotel, Catering and Tourism
  • Hair and Beauty
  • Sign Language
  • Irish
  • French

Students are assessed in three ways:
Satisfactory completion of Modules (31%)    62 Credits
Student tasks (35%)                                 70 Credits
Final Examinations(34%)                           68 Credits
TOTAL (100%)                                       200 Credits

For more information:

Millmount Road, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath
Ph 044 9340786 - Fax 044 9341886

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