LCA

Leaving Certificate Applied Programme.
This is a two year course, the purpose of which is to prepare students for the world of work or to go on to Post Leaving certificate training courses.Learning is active, practical and student centred. Students are assessed throughout the two years,so they are not dependent on one final exam for their result .It is a condition of this course that students must have a minimum attendance of 90%.
The Leaving Certificate Applied programme begins in Fifth Year.  The subjects offered at Leaving Certificate Applied are below.

Vocational Preparation

Guidance

Maths

English and Communication

Hotel Catering Tourism

Religious Education

Information technology

Leisure and Recreation

Social education

Gaeilge
Modern Language-Spanish
Arts education (Dance,Drama,Music,Visual Arts)

Students also go on four sets of work experience(Two weeks duration) over the two years.