Statistically students at St. Mogue’s College have gained up to 120 additional points in Leaving Cert as a result of completing Transition Year.


Since its introduction in 2008 the Transition Year Programme has proven to be an outstanding success.  Students have the opportunity to sample a wide range of curricular options, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities, external programmes and projects.


In addition to influencing subject choice and ultimately career choice, Transition Year is proven to enhance academic performance in the Leaving Certificate.


Core Subjects Subject Sampling

Irish Biology, Physics & Chemistry

English Technical Drawing & Woodwork

Maths History & Geography

French Computer Studies (ECDL)

Spanish Business


Home Economics





TY Specific Modules & Subjects Once off Activities

Mini-company          Spanish Exchange Programme

Media Studies          Overnight Trips

Career Investigations          Work Experience

Enterprise Education          Visits Out

First Aid                  Visiting Speakers

Presentation Skills         Canoeing/Surfing/Supping

Road Safety          Field Trips

Gaisce         Coaching Skills

Diversity Training                 Legal and Court Visits


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St Mogue's College
Co Cavan
H14 VW13