Online Christmas Camp for 4th Year Students

Monday 28th – Thursday 31st December 2020

This 4-day Online Christmas Camp for Transition Year students provides students with expert tuition, high quality notes and key techniques to enable them to achieve their maximum potential in their exams.

The course provides students with both live online classes, where they can interact and engage directly with the teacher, and pre-recorded tutorials, which will be made available to the students in advance and after the course is finished.  All classes will be supported by The Institute of Education’s legendary class notes, which support tuition. These will be provided free of charge and will be delivered in December, in advance of the course start.

**Book before 1st December to avail of our special 2 for 1 offer**

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Students attending these classes receive the following benefits:

  • Live interactive classes delivered by our expert teachers, during the course week.
  • Pre-recorded tutorials.
  • The opportunity to interact with teachers and ask questions during all online live classes.
  • Comprehensive course notes.

To learn more about what will be covered in the Transition Year Online Christmas Camp, please select from the subject list below.

 

To learn more about what will be covered in these Transition Year Online Revision Grinds, please select from the list below:

Maths

This course provides an opportunity for students to consolidate prior learning from the Junior Cycle and to obtain an introduction to Leaving Certificate Maths topics.

Topics from:

  • Paper 1
    Algebra.
    Calculus.
  • Paper 2
    Coordinate Geometry.
    Trigonometry.

 

Biology

This course provides students with an overview of Leaving Certificate Higher Level Biology, allowing them to get a head start on key elements of the Senior Cycle course.

  • Unit 1
    Food.
    Introduction to Ecology.
  • Unit 2.
    Cell Structure.
    Cell Diversity.
    Cell Division.
    Introduction to enzymes.
  • Unit 3
    Human Digestion.
    Viruses.
    Heart.

 

English

This course introduces students to the key requirements of Leaving Certificate Higher Level English.

Topics from:

  • Effective essay writing
  • Introduction to the Language of Argument and Narration
    Both are key concepts on the Leaving Certificate curriculum.
  • Introduction to Othello
    The Shakespeare play that will be studied by 95% of students for Leaving Certificate 2023.
  • Introduction to the poetry of Elizabeth Bishop and WB Yeats
    Two of the eight poets prescribed for study in Leaving Certificate 2023.

 

Irish

Building on knowledge from Junior Cycle Irish, this course introduces students to the requirements of the Leaving Certificate Higher Level course.

Topics from:

  • Poetry
    Intro to the 5 poems on the course.
    Focus on theme & emotion.
    Overview of optional Drama/ Novel (An Triail) that students can also choose to do for the course.
  • Prose
    Intro to prose on the course.
    Brief synopsis of theme & main emotion of each.
  • Writing
    Useful vocabulary and phrases for essays, debates etc.
  • Oral exam
    Requirements for the oral exam.
    Intro to the 20 picture sequences.
    Language for basic topics.

Below are the timetables for each daily session time and the classes that will be run during those sessions.

TimeSubject
9.00am - 10.15amIrish (Higher)
10.45am - 12.00pmEnglish (Higher)
12.30pm - 1.45pmMaths (Higher)
2.15pm - 3.30pmBiology (Higher)

Please see below the fees for this course.
*NOTE: We have a special 2 for 1 offer that is available until Tuesday 1st December.

Special Offer Prices (Until 1st December)

No. of SubjectsPriceCost Per Additional Subject
1€195
2€195Free
3€295€100
4€380€85

Normal Offer Prices (From 1st December)

No. of SubjectsPriceCost Per Additional Subject
1€195
2€295€100
3€380€85
4€455€75

Please note:

  • Credit Card payments accepted
  • 10% reduction for the second and subsequent members of the same family, attending the same courses. Please contact our office to avail of this discount.
  • Fees are non-transferable

Please click on each question below for an answer: 

Q: How long is the course?

A:       This course will be run over 4 days during the Christmas break. It will run from Monday 28th – Thursday 31st Dec.

 

Q: Is it possible to receive copies of the Institute’s class notes?

A:       Yes. Our online classes are supported by the Institute’s exam-focused class notes which will be delivered to students homes FREE of charge. Please allow five working days for delivery.

 

Q: How will I access my online courses?

A:       We will email you a link to the live classes for which you are enrolled, along with a unique password. Please allow one working day from time of booking.

 

Q: Who do I contact if I have difficulty accessing my online classes:

A:       If you experience difficulties accessing your classes please contact onlinecourses@instituteofeducation.ie