Sample Essays have been added to the USA section.
You can find them here –
Sample Essays – USA
Posted in 4th Year, 5th Year, USA 1945-1989
Tagged Berlin Blockade, Carter, Case Study, Detente, Eisenhower, Evil Empire, Glastnost, Gorbachev, history, history exam, Korean War, lbj, lc history, leaving cert history, leaving certificate, Marshall Plan, Nixon, operation vittles, Reagan, Ronald Reagan, SALT talks, Truman, Truman doctrine, United Nations, Vietnam War
Some sample essays have been added to the Northern Ireland section – click on the link below
Posted in N. Ireland 1949-1993
Tagged apprentice boys, B-specials, Basil Brooke, Case Study, civil rights movement, coleraine controversy, Edward Heath, Gerry Fitt, history, history exam, IRA, John Hume, lc history, leaving cert history, leaving certificate, Loyalist, nationalist, northern ireland, sinn fein, Stormont, Sunningdale Agreement, Terence O'Neill, unionist
New handouts have been added for the Ireland 1949-1989 section.
More will be added in the near future.
You can find the new handouts here –
Posted in 4th Year, 5th Year, Ireland 1948-1989
Tagged Case Study, clann na poblachta, devalera, Document Based Question, fianna fail, Fine Gael, history, history exam, Inter-Party government, IRA, Ireland 1949-1989, John A Costello, lc history, leaving cert history, leaving certificate, nationalist, Noel Browne, Republic of Ireland Government Politics and Society, sinn fein
New sample essays have been added to the Pursuit of Sovereignty section here –
More sample essays will be added over the coming weeks.
Posted in 4th Year, 5th Year, Ireland 1912-1949
Tagged Anglo-Irish Treaty, Case Study, Collins, cosgrave, cumann na ngaedheal, devalera, economic war, fianna fail, history exam, IRA, Irish Civil War, lc history, leaving cert history, leaving certificate, nationalist, sinn fein
The prescribed Case Studies for students sitting the 2018 and 2019 Leaving Certificate will be from the section –
Government, Economy and Society in Ireland 1949-1989
The 3 Case Studies for the Document Based Question are –
1. The First Programme for Economic Expansion, 1958-1963
2. Impact of the EEC on fisheries
3. The impact of RTÉ,1962-1972
A number of people have contacted me asking about the stats on the website – here are the numbers
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Links to past exam papers have been fixed and can be found here –
Past Exam Papers
Posted in 4th Year, 5th Year, Empires 1945-1990, Europe 1920-1945, Ireland 1912-1949, Ireland 1948-1989, N. Ireland 1949-1993, USA 1945-1989
Tagged Exam Papers, history exam, lc history, leaving cert history, leaving certificate