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How to get a H1 in the Leaving Cert Spanish Exam
Spanish is a little different to other Leaving Cert subjects, it can’t be crammed! A language is more like a skill rather than a “subject”, it has to be practised as well as memorising grammar and vocabulary. Treat it like a sport or instrument, practise!  Natasha received a H1 in her Spanish exam last year. Below she shares some tips on how she achiev...
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How to get a H1 in the Leaving Cert Geography Exam
A lot of people say Geography is an easy subject that relies on rote learning. While this might be partly true; you do have to learn many facts, figures and processes, it is not the essence of what Geography is about as a field of study. Geography requires a skill far greater than just having the ability to memorize pre-written essays. To truly succeed in geograp...
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How to get a H1 in the Leaving Cert Physics Exam
If you have an interest in the subject, however small, you should definitely consider Physics. The course is a manageable size, and has many upsides, such as the lack of essays! Whether you love the subject, or can’t wait to never glance at that textbook again, you can absolutely get something from it and use it to maximise your points. Marina got a H1 in last yea...
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How to manage 6th year - Tips from The Student Coach
6th year goes fast, don’t underestimate how quickly the time will go by! It's your responsibility to start revising last year’s material as well as keeping track of the various deadlines and applications that you have to make this year. Below, Berni from the Students Coach gives some great tips on how to manage 6th year effectively. Applications ...
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5th Year - How to get a head start
5th year represents an excellent opportunity to get set up for the final year.  Although many of you will have completed TY and aren't certain on how to get back into study mode, you don’t need to panic!  You'll be back on track in no time. The Students Coach discusses in the blog below, the things that you should to pay attention to this year: ...
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Key Dates for the 2018/19 School Year
Being organised is a no-brainer when it comes to studying well. One of the steps in being organised with your school year is knowing all the important dates in your calendar: deadlines, application dates, open days, etc. and working towards them, knowing how much time you have. Here, we've saved you time by listing all of the major dates in this year's...