CHRISTMAS REVISION COURSES 2021
All the courses are on the site atHewitt College.
It is our intention to run all courses on site in Hewitt College.
However, if Public Health Guidelines change, courses will be moved online.
TOPICS FOR LEAVING CERTIFICATE CHRISTMAS REVISION COURSES 2022/2023
Please indicate what materials you intend to cover during your revision course:
English Macbeth Tues 27th (Cathy)
What happens? The plot and structure of the play.
Monarchy: James I, Duncan, Macbeth and Malcolm, and the themes of ambition, power and kingship.
Context: Macbeth considered within the culture of the 17th century and why it continues to appeal to audiences in the 21st century.
The Genre of Tragedy: Macbeth as the Tragic Hero.
Women and Power: Lady Macbeth, the witches and the theme of the supernatural.
Language: Imagery, symbolism and motifs.
Other characters: The function of Banquo and Macduff within the play.
Exam technique: Approaching examination questions, essay planning and sample answers.
English Paper 1 & Poetry - Weds 28th (Robbie)
French Thursday 29th (Trish)
Journalistic Reading Comprehension 1
Literary Reading Comprehension 2
Written Paper – Essay
Written Paper – Diary Entries
German Thursday 29th (Deirdre)
- Reading Comprehension 1
- Reading Comprehension 2
- Listening Comprehension
Irish Friday 30th (Elaine)
-Key vocabulary for the Aiste, Díospóireacht and Óráid
-Baoil agus Bagairtí an lae inniu
-Oisín i dTír na n-ÓG
-Mo Ghrá-sa (idir lúibíní)
Chemistry Monday 2nd (Linda)
- The Mole
- Stoichiometry 1 and 2
- Volumetric Acid Base
Biology Tuesday 3rd (Fiona)
- Cell Division
- Human Urinary System
Geography Wednesday 4th (Eleanor)
Earths Composition and Structure
Volcanoes and Earthquakes
Biomes – Tropical Rainforest, Principal Characteristics, Adaptations, Human Activities and Biomes
Maths OL Sunday 15th (Liam)
- Financial Maths
- Complex Numbers
- Sequences and Series
- The Line | The Circle
Physics Jan 21st (Linda)
Maths HL Paper 1 Sun 15th (Eamonn)
Maths HL Paper 2 Sunday 29th (Eamonn)
Line | Circle