Gaeilge

The consultation on the draft specifications for Leaving Certificate Irish L1 and L2 closed on 30 November 2021. Feedback and information gathered through online surveys, focus groups, bi-lateral meetings and written submissions will be analysed and a consultation report will be published in Q1-2, 2022.

The specification for Leaving Certificate Irish L1 is aimed at native speakers and learners in Gaeltacht schools, and students in the sector that operate through the Irish language (Gaelcholáistí and Aonaid lán-Ghaeilge). In schools that operate as English-medium schools, there will also be the option to provide the L1 specification. 

You can read the draft specification for Leaving Certificate Irish L1 here.

Read the Irish version of the draft specification for Leaving Certificate L1 here.

 

The specification for Leaving Certificate Irish L2 is aimed at students who use the Irish language as a second language, primarily in schools that operate as English-medium schools.

You can read the draft specification for Leaving Certificate Irish L2 here.

Read the Irish version of the draft specification for Leaving Certificate L2 here.

 

The consultation on the draft specifications for Leaving Certificate Irish L1 and L2 opened on 23 February and closed at 5pm on 30 November 2021. Feedback was gathered from a wide range of stakeholders including teachers, students (second level and third level), parents, education partners, patrons, Irish language organisations and members of the general public, during the consultation process. Feedback and information gathered through online surveys, focus groups, bi-lateral meetings and written submissions will be analysed and a consultation report will be published in Q1-2, 2022.