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Oral Examinations

Leaving Certificate Oral Tests 2020

The dates for the 2020 Leaving Certificate Oral Tests are from Monday 23rd March to Friday 3rd April 2020

S81_19 Oral Examination Circular 2020
ML_BT10 Leaving Certificate 2020 Oral Examinations Order of Merit
S06_20 Leaving Certificate Oral Examinations 2020

Leaving Certificate German 2020 to 2025

Leaving Certificate German Roleplay 2020 - 2025
LC German - Guidelines for Project Option in Oral Examination
Leaving Certificate Irish 2012 onwards

An Scrúdú Gaeilge san Ardteistiméireacht ó 2012 ar aghaidh

Leaving Certificate Japanese 2020 & 2021

Japanese Leaving Certificate Oral Examination

Topics 2020 & 2021

Picture Sequence 2020 & 2021

Leaving Certificate Russian 2019

Leaving Certificate Oral Information

Picture Sequences 2021

Leaving Certificate Spanish 2014 - 2025

Below please find a link to the set of 5 role-plays which will be used for the oral examination in Spanish 2014 - 2025.

2021-2025 Spanish Role-Plays Please note an amendment to Role-play number 3, Una autocaravana/camper.
Spanish Role-Play 2014 - 2020

Leaving Certificate Italian, 2014 – 2021

Below please find a link to the set of 5 role-plays which will be used for the oral examination in Italian for 2014 – 2021. From 2009 the role-play card with only one language (English or Irish) will be the card given to the candidate at the oral examination. The bi-lingual cards (English/Italian or Irish/Italian are for classroom use to help students build up vocabulary and prepare for the oral examination).

Italian Role Plays and Picture Sequences 2014 - 2021 (EV)

Leaving Certificate French

The French Oral examination will consist of an interview. During this interview, candidates will have the option of answering questions on one of the following types of material which they have worked on:

  • An article from a newspaper or magazine
  • A picture
  • A project
  • A literary work
Candidates who avail of this option will be required to bring the material into the examination room. Texts in languages other than French will not be acceptable.
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