Paper layout
Section 1: Document Question
Section 2: Ireland
Section 3: Europe and the World
Essay Skills

Course Overview

 

COURSE OVERVIEW


This course contains notes on all three sections of the Leaving Cert Later Modern History paper. The history course is very broad, with 12 possible topics to choose from. It is possible to narrow it down by studying the document topic, 2 topics from section 2 and 1 topic from section three. Each topic contains 3 case studies, each of which contains the most important and relevant information pertaining to the topic.

Section 1

This section includes notes on all three case studies from the assigned document topic for 2020, The United States and the World, as well as document analysis tips and tricks.

Section 2

This section includes notes on the three case studies from Movements for Reform (Ireland) and Sovereignty and Partition (Ireland), two of the most popular topics of the 6 Ireland topics.

Section 3

This section includes notes on the three case studies from Dictatorship and Democracy (Europe and the World) and European Withdrawal from Empire and Aftermath (Europe and the World), two of the most popular of the 6 Europe and the World topics.

The course also includes notes and an activity on essay planning and writing, as well as examination preparation and time management.