In Hewitt College, we study the Later Modern Course (1815 to 1993). This is a wide course, offering many options. Dr. Eleanor Solon, Leaving Certificate textbook author, specialises in the following topics: Section 1, document-based questions on three case studies; Section Two, Irish History (1870-1914 and 1912-1949); and Section Three, European History (1870-1914).
The research topic project(allocated 20% of the overall marks) is fully completed in 5th year.
Complementary Subjects: English, Politics and Society (available 2018), Religion.
Availability at Hewitt College
- Full Time
- Leaving Cert History: Higher
Our Leaving Cert Programme has full time 4th Year, 5th Year and 6th Year classes, and includes History as a core subject.