Leaving Certificate Year 1 and 2

2 Year Course

The Leaving Certificate programme offered in Plunket College has always appealed to a wide range of students, whether they aspire to places in Post Leaving Certficate programmes, Third Level Colleges, apprenticeships or other employment.

Students follow a programme from the following list of subjects:

  • English Business
  • Biology
  • Irish
  • Construction Studies
  • History
  • Maths
  • Geography
  • French
  • Art

Students are also timetabled for non-examination subjects such as Guidance and Physical Education. Students may also be entered for QQI Modules.

Plunket students participate in the Skills@work programme with Veolia Ireland.

Applications for places in Leaving Certificate will be accepted from February of the previous academic year. All applicants will be interviewed to determine suitability and are required to submit a detailed reference.

Procedures regarding the admission / enrolment of students to our different courses / programmes are outlined in greater detail in the college’s Admissions Policy.

The college provides a senior cycle two year Leaving Certificate programme for mature students/adults returning to the classroom after some time away from school.

David Flynn

David Flynn“I was lucky enough to do my Junior and Leaving Certs at Plunket. I made it into Architectural Technology at DIT.

Thanks to those teachers who insisted I keep my grades up.

I have been fortunate enough to build a business that I am very proud of.”