Due to the current situation in Ireland and following government recommendations, we have decided to close our premises to the public.

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Check list for the French Leaving Cert Opinion Pieces



by Valérie David, Leaving Certificate Coordinator

Here is a check list for 6th Year students for the réaction à un document type of essay in the Leaving Certificate French (Higher Level) written examination.


Checklist Leaving Cert French opinion piece


Best of luck to all Leaving Certificate students!


You can also join our short-term exam preparation courses or book a few hours of individual tuition to address specific issues.

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Valerie DavidABOUT THE AUTHOR,  Valérie David

Valérie (BA, higher diploma, Maîtrise/Master 1, Master 2) was appointed by the State Examinations Commission as a Leaving Certificate oral examiner on several occasions and is the Leaving Certificate coordinator at Alliance Française de Cork. She has recently published part of her research on second language acquisition in the peer-reviewed journal Les Langues modernes and has presented a paper on the current importance of the French language in Ireland at the IIèmes Assises du français conference organized by the University of Algarve and the APEF in December 2014.

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