Cúrsa Ardteiste

10 – 14 Feabhra 2024

February Mid-term Break – Intensive revision course for Leaving Cert Students. Special emphasis on Oral Irish Exam. All aspects of Paper 1 & 2 covered by Leaving Cert Teachers. Open to all students.

Fee: €350·00 including travel, payable in full with application.


€350.00 includes travel, Accommodation, Course.

The Fee will cover: Course Costs incl. Mock Oral (Mock Oral) by Official examiners, Total costs Accommodation 5 days and total cost of travel from Dublin or Galway or Ennis and back. All information will be sent to you a week before the start of the Course. €150.00 to be paid by those attending a 3rd Level College.

Complete the NORMAL College APPLICATION FORM and send it immediately along with €350.00 (or €150.00, 3rd level students) and two stamped envelopes to:

Coláiste Sheosaimh,
Box OP 601,
Co. Clare.

General Studies:

All the students will have the opportunity to study the subjects other than Irish, every day, as they choose. Study facility each day: 1 hour after lunch and 3 hours at night. Choice of Silent Study or Group Study.

Course Content:

This course will cover all aspects of paper 1 and 2. There will be intensive preparation for the Oral Test including a mock oral exam. The course is open to ALL Higher Level Leaving Cert students.

Topics to be covered by Leaving Certificate Teachers:
1. Different Essays – Common Topics: Approach + Points + Samples
2. The Debate/Speech: Approach + Points + Sample Speeches
3. Ordinary Level Poetry
4. Higher Level Poetry
5. The Test
6.The Oral Exam: Intensive Preparation + Mock Exam
7. Prose
8. Grammar
9. Comprehension Test

Other (Optional):

Games will be organized: Football, Basketball, Volleyball, Fun Games and others. Debates and Board Quizzes will be organised. Ceilidhs and Music Sessions will be organised. 3rd Level Students will have the opportunity to go out at night.

Download our postal application form