St Brigid's College, Loughrea

Home Economics

Home Economics

Teachers Michelle Tierney, Treasa Byrne, Mary Anglim

Junior Cert Syllabus The syllabus structure consists of two sections:

a common course of FIVE areas of study

ONE optional study, from a choice of three

The five areas of study in the common course are listed below, together with the recommended proportion of time to be allocated:

Area

Time (%)

Food Studies and Culinary Skills

40

Consumer Studies

15

Social & Health Studies

10

Resource Management and Home Studies

10

Textile Studies

10

One optional study (15%) will be chosen from the following three:

Childcare

Design and Craftwork

Textile Skills

The options are structured so that pupils can undertake a more detailed study of one area of the common course. Thus, childcare is related to Social and Health Studies, Design and Craftwork to Resource Management and Home Studies, and Textile skills to Textile Studies.

______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

More info on the new Junior Cycle Home Economics Course can be found by clicking HERE.

Screen Shot 2019-09-25 at 17.25.29.pngScreen Shot 2019-09-25 at 17.25.38.png

Events
Jan
31 2022
TY Self Defence
20-Dec-2021
Senior A Boys All Ireland Champions 2021
20-Dec-2021
Pictured are our Senior B Boys volleyball team who competed in the VAI All Ireland championships held in Kilkenny on Thursday 16th of December.
15-Dec-2021
Congratulations to 6th Year Student, Thomas Rushe who was the Silver Medal Winner in the Inaugural Mary Elmes Essay Writing Competition.
Contact Us
 
 
 
Contact
St Brigid's College, Loughrea
Baunoge,
Loughrea,
Co. Galway,
Ireland

091 841 919

Galway and Roscommon Education and Training Board
Location
© 2022 St Brigid's College, Loughrea