Galway Community College

English Leaving Certificate

English Leaving Certificate


The aims of this syllabus are to develop in students:

  • A mature and critical literacy to prepare them for the responsibilities and challenges of adult life in all contexts;
  • A respect and appreciation for language used accurately and appropriately and a competence in a wide range of language skills both oral and written.
  • An awareness of the value of literature in its diverse forms for enriching their perceptions, for enhancing their sense of cultural identity, and for creating experiences of aesthetic pleasure;

To find out more information on senior cycle curriculum English click on the link below:

Senior cycle English

English teachers at Galway Community College are:

Ms. Forde, Ms. Beswick, Ms. Davoren, Ms. De Cleir, Ms Kelly and Mr. Cassidy.

Galway Community College,
Wellpark Rd,

 091 755464

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