Easter Leaving Cert Revision Courses Cork

Leaving Certificate Easter Revision Course Cork


Dates: Tuesday 2nd April to Saturday 6th April inclusive.

Venue: The Leaving Cert. Course takes place in U.C.C., College Road, 


Please note that some Leaving Cert. subjects are divided into two sections e.g. Chemistry (H) C1 & C2 so please click the “Subjects” heading to check the course content of these subjects before booking.

This allows student to choose the section that best suits their needs.

Please see Terms & Conditions for refund/absenteeism policy.

There is a non refundable €25 booking fee included in the price of your booking.

For enquiries for this Course please contact the college on 021 4504122 tomorrow Tuesday 2nd April from 8am


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Accounting (H)

Topics taken from:

Course 1
Control Accounts
Suspense Accounts part1
Suspense Accounts part2
Cashflow Statements Part1
Cashflow Statements part2
Course 2
Production budgets
Cash budgets TypeA
Cash budgets TypeB
Flexible Budgets
Apportionment & reapportionment of overheads
Biology (H)



Topics taken from the list below;

Course 1


  1. Cell Biology- Structure and Diversity. Cell Division
  2. Plant Biology- Structure and Transport of flowering plants
  3. The Nervous System. The Senses
  4. Ecology
  5. The Endocrine System. Plant Responses.

Course 2

  1. Genetic crosses, Variation and Evolution, Genetic Engineering
  2. Plant Reproduction- Sexual and Asexual
  3. Homeostasis. Excretory and Breathing Systems.
  4. Human Nutrition. The Digestive System. Plant Nutrition. Photosynthesis
  5. The Five Kingdoms of Life. Cell Metabolism Respitation.



Geography (H)



Course 1 Physical Geography

  1. Plate Tectonics / Volcanoes / Earthquakes
  2. Rocks / Folding & Faulting / Mechanical Weathering
  3. Chemical Weathering / Mass Movement / Rivers
  4. Coastlines / OS Maps / Aerial Photographs
  5. Fieldwork Project/Glaciation/Isostacy/Weather Maps

Course 2 Regional Geography

  1. The Greater Dublin Area / Western Region – regional maps / physical processes / primary activities
  2. The Greater Dublin Area / Western Region – secondary & tertiary activities
  3. The Paris Basin / Mezzogiorno – regional maps / physical processes & primary activities
  4. Sub continental regions Brazil/India
  5. Geoecology Option
Business (H)

Course Content:

Course 1:
Unit 1 - focusing on Long Questions and ABQ questions
Unit 2 - focus on ABQ questions
Unit 3 - Focus on long questions and ABQ
Unit 4 - Focus on Short and Long Questions
ABQ preparation
Legislation and Short Answer Question analysis and preparation
Course 2:
Unit 5 - Focus on Short and Long Questions
Unit 6 - Focus on Short and Long Questions 
Unit 7 - Focus on Short and Long Questions 
Calculation Style Questions Preparation
Exam Day preparation 
Chemistry (H)



Topics taken from the list below

Course 1

  1. Water
  2. Organic Experiments
  3. Chemical Equilibrium
  4. Rates

Course 2

  1. Redox titrations
  2. Families of organic compounds
  3. Types of reactions
  4. PH and indicators






History (H)

Topics taken from the list below:

1 DBQ Nuremberg Rallies
2 LMI 3: Fianna Fail 1932-39
3 LME 6: Race Relations
4 LMI 5: Northern Ireland- Sunningdale Agreement
5 DBQ Jarrow March




Maths (H)

Topics taken from the list below;

Paper 1

  1. Algebra
  2. Sequencing
  3. Complex Numbers
  4. Integration
  5. Different Algebra


Paper 2

  1. Probability Formulas
  2. Probability( Normal distribution & Hypothesis testing)
  3. Trigonemetry 
  4. Arcs and Sectors
  5. Trigonemetry Identies




  1. Line 1
  2. Line2
  3. Circle
  4. Trigonemetry
Maths (O)

Topics taken from the list below:


  1. Descriptive/Inferential Statistics
  2. Geometry/Trigonometry
  3. Functions/Calculus
  4. Sequences/Series
  5. Co-ordinate Geometry - Line,Circle 
Physics (H)

Topics taken from the list below:

Course 1

  1. Doppler Effect
  2. The Electron
  3. Heat
  4. Light
  5. Mechanics

Course 2

  1. Radioactivity
  2. Electricity
  3. Induction
  4. Nuclear Physics
  5. Particle Physics



Agricultural Science (H)

Topics taken from the list below:


  1. Biological & Chemical properties of soil
  2. Tillage crops barley and kale
  3. Beef Cattle
Art History (H)


Topics are taken from the list below;

  1. Europe and the world (17C Dutch Art, Realism, Impressionism, Neo-Impressionism and Post-Impressionism)
  2. Europe and the world (The High Renaissance in Rome, Florence and Venice) 
  3. Ireland and its place in the world (The Stone, Bronze and Iron Ages)
  4. Today's world (appreciation art: Sculpture, Design, Architecture and Film study)
Applied Maths (H)
Topics taken from:
1    Collisions and Impacts
2    Circular Motion and Hooke's Law
3    Dynamic Programming
4    Difference Equations
5    Kinematics with Calculus
6    Differential Equations
Economics (H)


Topics taken from:

  1. The Consumer
  2. The Labour Market
  3. International Trade
  4. Market Structures
  5. Fiscal Policy and Budgets



Irish (H)



Topics will be taken from the list below:

  1. Ceapadóireacht (Scéal, Díospóireacht, Aiste, Litreacha)
  2. Léamhthuiscintí (Trialacha Teanga Comhtheacsula)
  3. Pros Liteartha
  4. Filíocht
  5. AnChluastuiscint



English (H)


Topics taken from:

1. Themes in Hamlet
2. Poetry of Seamus Heaney
3. Poetry of Eilean Ní Chuilleanain
4. Essay Paper 1
5. Text Question B.


Music (H)

Leaving Certificate Music Revision
Composition Paper
Q1: 16-Bar Melody in Major and Minor keys
Q5: Backing Chords and Bass Line in Major and Minor keys
Harmony rules and melody writing guidelines will be revised using questions from past papers.
All notes and past questions will be supplied on the day.

Listening Paper
Exam technique through past questions on the four set works:
• Bach, Cantata no 78 in G minor, Movements 1 (Chorus) and 7 (Chorale)
• Tchaikovsky, Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
• Barry, Piano Quartet
• Queen, Bohemian Rhapsody
Q5 Irish Music Listening
Q6 Aural Skills
Summary notes and past questions will be provided on the day.


French (H)

Topics will be taken from the list below:

  • Approaching the Reading Comprehensions (la Compréhension écrite)
  • Writing tasks: how to write welll structured answers using natural French



German (H)

Topics taken from the list below:


•Free writing
Modal verbs
Design Communication (Graphics) (H)
  1. Plane Geometry
  2. Axonometric Projection
  3. Perspective Projection
  4. Conic Section
  5. Oblique Planes
Home Economics (H)

Topics taken from the list below;


  1. Food Studies
  2. Resource Management
  3. Social Studies
  4. Exam Questions
  5. Exam Technique
  6. Layout & Presentation
Spanish (H)

Topics taken from the list below:

  1. Written Production
  2. Grammar
  3. Reading Comprehension
  4. Dialogue Construction
Construction Studies (H)

Topics taken from the list below;

  • U-values
  • Sustainable building design
  • Biophilic Building Design in building
Religious Education
Brief Introduction to Leaving Cert. Relisious Education Exam - Key Terms

  1. SectionA: The Search for Meaning and Values: Overview and Selected Topics
  2. Section B: Christianity: Origins and Contemporary Expressins: Overview and Selected Topics
  3. Section C: World Religions: Overview and Selected Topics
  4. Section J: Religion and Science: Overview and Selected Topics or
  5. Section D: Moral Decision Making: Overview and Selected Topics
  6. Exam Technique: How to answer an exam question: Sample Answers






                     Tuesday 2nd April to Saturday 6th April 2024

Timetable is subject to change

Classes start at 9am and finish at 4.20pm

Time Course

English (H)

Physics (H) C2

Maths (H) P1
Accounting (H) C1
Applied Maths (H)

Chemistry (H) C1
History (H)

10:20-11:30 English (H)
French(H)Biology (H) C1
Business (H) C1
German (H)
Physics(H) C1
Chemistry (H) C2
History (H)

Maths (H) P1




11.45-12:55 English (H)
Irish (H)
Biology (H) C2
Business (H) C2
Maths (H) P2 Full
French (H)Physics(H) C2

Chemistry(H) C1

German (H)



12.55 – 2:00 pm LUNCH
2:00-3:10 English (H)
Irish (H)
Biology (H) C1
Geography (H) C1
Ag Science (H)
Maths (H) P2
Physics (H) C1
Business (H) C1
French (H)

Chemistry (H) C2


3:10-4.20 English (H)
Irish (H)
French (H)
Biology (H) C2

Geography (H)C2

Maths (H) P1
Business (H) C2

One Day Courses

Saturday 13th April Spanish (H) ,D.C.G. (H), Home Economics (H)

Saturday 20th April:  Const. studies(H)

Saturday 27th Art (H), Music(H) Maths (O)








Full Price:

No. Courses Full Price
1 €250
2 €440
3 €595
4 €685
5 €760
6 €825
7 €895

See terms and conditions for absenteeism/refunds


Booking Terms & Conditions

  • Bruce College provides part time tuition and intensive revision courses (theCourses) to students who are preparing for the Leaving Certificate, JuniorCertificate and are in full-time second level education (the Student).
  • The School reserves the right to decline an enrolment from any student. The College reserves the right to withdraw its services from a Student for any breach of discipline, the definition of which is at the sole discretion of the  College management. 
  • The Course details (as found on www.brucecollege.ie) outline the content and objectives of the Course. The Student is responsible for determining the course enrolled is appropriate for their needs. Views or opinions expressed by  teachers during the course are entirely their own. The School does not accept  liability for errors on any advice given or views expressed by teachers or in  any notes or documentation provided to students by teachers. 
  • The College reserve the right to amend without recourse to refund , the Course detail, including the course content, structure and schedule , including commencement dates, times and location of classes. 
  • Students may only attend classes as scheduled by Bruce College based on their subject selection. Breach of this will result in removal from the course. A student may request in advance of the course a change in subjects. If requested during the courses the school may be limited in accommodating any change due to class quotas. A surcharge of €10 will apply to changes  requested during the course. 
  • Students are only entitled to notes for classes for which they are enrolled. Our cancellation policy facilitates a refund on receipt of a written cancellation at least two weeks prior to the course commencement date. There is a non refundable booking fee of €25 included in the price. Please allow a maximum  of 28 days for processing. 
  • If a student cannot attend for any reason, the College will upon request forward any relevant notes. The college will not refund any cancellation or absenteeism after the required two weeks advance cancellation notice. 
  • In the case of a potential closure due to unforeseen events , (pandemic, weather event, unavailability of property for the course, etc), the college will reschedule classes to another date , at the discretion of the school and  before the commencement of the Leaving Cert. and Junior Cert. written  exams in June. The school may provide for this course through  recorded,online, live classes or a combination of these mediums.  
  • If the school are unable to reschedule the classes or provide an online alternative before June a refund for the part of the course not complete will be processed.  
  • The school accept no liability for loss or damage of student property. Parking is not provided to students or parents,
  • Our terms and conditions will be governed by the Laws of Ireland.