St Brigid's College, Loughrea

Biology

Biology

Pictured is the 5th Year Biology class of 2016/2017, who attended an educational Ecology Trip to Galway Atlantaquaria and Terryland Grassland Ecosystem.

The trip is very beneficial in students completing their Ecology coursework as part of the curriculum.

Biology

Teaching Staff

Annette Lambe
Lorraine Conroy
Lisa Tannian

Biology is taught as a separate Science subject for Leaving Cert.

It is taught in mixed ability groups.

The syllabus is derived to include a variety of approaches including an Ecology field trip. Biology is a subject most useful for courses and careers in Medicine, Dentistry,Nutrition, Physiotherapy, Optics, Nursing and many more research courses. Biology in St Brigid's Vocational School is a very popular subject with male and female students.

There are two levels - Higher and Ordinary.

All students study Higher level in fourth year with most students continuing this level to Leaving Cert, which is very much encouraged by all Biology teachers.

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The exam comprises of 3 written sections.

Section A .................... Short questions
Section B ..................... practical questions
Section C ...................... Long questions


There is a good choice on the paper in terms of questions, which results in a very high success rate in the Leaving cert Biology exam.

Events
Feb
18 2019
Feb Midterm
Feb
26 2019
Junior Rugby
Feb
26 2019
French Exchange Parents Meeting
Feb
28 2019
TY Open Night
18-Feb-2019
Jersey Presentation by sponsor Pat McDonagh of Supermacs
17-Feb-2019
St. Brigid’s beat Pres Athenry today in Killimor with a gripping 2 point victory
14-Feb-2019
Sunday February 17th in Killimor
12-Feb-2019
St. Brigid's students attended the Irish Wheelchair Competition today in the University of Limerick
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St Brigid's College, Loughrea
Baunoge,
Loughrea,
Co. Galway,
Ireland

091 841 919

Galway and Roscommon Education and Training Board
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