Chemistry is a very popular option here at Hewitt College, as it opens up a wide range of STEM courses and careers to our students. Chemistry examines mathematical calculations, knowledge of experiments and requires very precise definitions.
Our 5th year students will spend two years building up a deep understanding of the principles and applications of Chemistry. Examination papers are used daily in class, ensuring that our students leave with an excellent Leaving Cert Chemistry result, but, just as importantly, with a firm grasp of its science.
As there is no restriction on subject choices at Hewitt College, students that are interested in Science and STEM subjects may choose all or any of the following : Agricultural Science, Applied Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Maths and Physics.
Complementary Subjects: Maths
At Hewitt College, we are finalising our roadmap to safely guide our students on their Leaving Certificate journey.
For the coming academic year, no external student will be admitted to Hewitt College during the school week.
– Weekend Supervised Study: These facilities are available to external students on Saturday and Sunday, from 9.00 a.m. – 4.00 p.m.
Availability at Hewitt College
- Full Time
- Leaving Cert Chemistry: Higher
Our Leaving Cert Programme has full time 4th Year, 5th Year and 6th Year classes, and includes Chemistry as a core subject.
Courses in Chemistry for the following exams are regularly available.