Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme

LCVP

  • An extra subject which focuses on the world of work and enterprise education.
  • It is a vocational programme.
  • Job-seeking skills, a career investigation and an enterprise activity are examples of coursework.
  • It improves team work, word processing skills, organisational skills, critical thinking skills and communication skills.
  • There is a portfolio of six documents to prepare – 60% of exam grade. This is completed in March of 6th
  • The remainder 40% of the grade is an exam, which is completed in May of 6th

Higher Level GradePointsOrdinary Level GradePoints
H1100
H288
H377
H466
H556O156
H646O246
H737O337
H80O428
O520
O612
O70
O80

LCVP GradePoints
Distinction66
Merit46
Pass28

  • If you do not have the correct subject combination, you are not eligible to complete LCVP for Leaving Cert.
  • If you change a subject at any point in 5th/6thyear, you may not be able to continue with LCVP.
  • Business is an advantage.
  • Commitment is a must.
  • Interest in computers is a must as a lot of time is spent typing up about visits work experience, guest speakers
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