Confey College Leixlip

LCA

13-March-18

This programme is suitable for students who do not wish to complete the traditional Leaving Cert. It enables students to:

  • Enter employment directly after school
  • Apply for a PLC (post Leaving Cert course)
  • Apply for an Apprenticeship

Students study the following subjects:

  • Vocational Preparation and Guidance
  • English and Communication
  • Mathematical Applications
  • Social Education
  • Languages : Irish and a modern European language
  • Two Vocational Specialisms (Hotel&Catering, Office Skills)
  • Shorter courses may be taken in Leisure Studies, IT, Arts, RE

Assessment

There is a great emphasis on practical tasks and completion of assignments for the various modules. Credits are accumulated reaching a maximum of 200 credits over two years. LCA is awarded at 3 levels: Pass, Merit or Distinction depending on the number of credits attained by the student over the two years.

http://cmsnew.pdst.ie/sites/default/files/6.%20a.%20LCA%20Overview%20leaflet.pdf

Events
Oct
05 2020
School Closed
Oct
12 2020
LCA Work Experience
Oct
26 2020
Mid-Term Break
Nov
02 2020
TY Work Experience
08-Aug-2020
The parents’ sale of uniform and measuring for school jackets will not take place on Monday. This is due to the lock down restrictions in Kildare. A
17-Jun-2020
Please see the welcome back letter for information on the return to school and book lists corresponding to each year group.
Enquire
Contact
Confey College Leixlip
Leixlip,
Co. Kildare
Ireland

01 6245 322

Location
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