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    New Juinor Cert Cameron Kenny

    How does the new junior cert work? And how does it work?

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      Only English for current second years. On any work or behaviour during your Junior Cycle course, you are graded out of 40% of your overall mark. This is known as continuous assessment. Meanwhile, 60% is given to you by doing an exam at the end of third year in June. Two differences compared to the old Junior Cert which I am doing:

      *Continuous assessment (40%) instead of 100% on a written paper in June of third year

      *Different paper layout

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      i am currently in second year. i am just wondering, is it for the current first years and every other year after them or just for us specifically, as a trial year?

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      marywballyvee it's every year from your year backwards. You only do English for the new JC whilst this year's first year do the following:




      *Business studies

      More subjects come in for the first years (current 6th classes) in 2016 / 17

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      Cameron Kenny

      I'm in second year and we are only doing the new juinor cert for English

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      Yeah I know that's what I said?

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