Curriculum and Syllabus

Phase 1 Leaving Certificate Computer Science

Schools can apply to the Phase 1 selection process from 06– 24 November 2017

Computer Science will be introduced as a Leaving Certificate subject in September 2018. Phase 1 of the implementation process will involve a cohort of schools who have the capacity to introduce Computer Science as a new optional Leaving Certificate subject.

Schools can apply by completing the Phase 1 School Selection survey. The closing date for applications is 24th November 2017.

It is anticipated the Phase 1 cohort of schools will be selected and notified no later than the week beginning 4th December, 2017.

The draft specification for Computer Science can be viewed on www.ncca.ie

Phase 1 School Selection survey.

The closing date for applications is 24th November 2017. It is anticipated that schools will be selected and notified no later than the week beginning the 4th December.

Department Circular Letter

The letter sent to all schools on 6th November 2017 inviting schools to apply for the Phase 1 selection process.

Department FAQ

Information on selection criteria, school requirements to take up Computer Science etc.