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This is a popular option, particularly for students who sing and|or play one or more instruments to a high level. Most students opt for 50% evaluation for Performance, however, the combined option of Music technology (25%) and Performance (25%) is also available to our students in Hewitt College.

In June, students sit two papers, a Listening Paper (25%), a 90-minute long test on four set works, Irish music and general listening skills and a Composition Paper (25%), a 90-minute long test on Melody writing and harmony.

Hewitt College has a beautifully toned Yamaha piano for practice and practicals.

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 term time.

– Supervised Study: These facilities are only available to full-time Hewitt College students.

– Grinds | Extra Subject: Will not be available on campus. We are currently organising our online grinds | extra subject programme.

We apologise for any inconvenience or disappointment. However, our priority must be, as always, our full-time students. We have taken these measures to ensure their safety and continuity of learning.

Availability at Hewitt College

  • Full Time
  • Weekly Grinds
  • Courses
  • Leaving Cert Music: Higher

Our Leaving Cert Programme has full time 4th Year, 5th Year and 6th Year classes, and includes Music as a core subject.

Music is currently available as a weekly grind:

Grinds or Evening Classes in Music are regularly available for the following exams.

  • Leaving Cert Music: Higher

Courses in Music for the following exams are regularly available.

  • Leaving Cert Music: Higher
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