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Oral Examinations

Leaving Certificate Oral Tests 2016

The dates for the 2016 Leaving Certificate Oral Tests are the 11th to the 22nd April, 2016.

Junior Certificate Optional Orals

S69_15 JC 2016 Optional Orals French, German, Italian and Spanish
S71_15 JC 2016 An Bhéaltriail Roghnach sa Ghaeilge
JC 2016 BR1 Form EV & IV
JC 2016 BR2 Form - Modern Languages
JC 2016 BR2 Form Irish

Bealtrialacha Roghnach sa Germainis
Bhéaltriail Roghnach sa Ghaeilge
Bealtrialacha Roghnach sa Iodáilis
An Bhéaltriail roghnach sa bhFraincis
An Bhéaltriail Roghnach sa Spáinnis

Leaving Certificate German 2013 to 2016, 2017 to 2020

German Roleplay 2017 - 2020 final
2013-2016 LC Role Plays and Picture Sequences
LC German - Guidelines for Project Option in Oral Examination
Leaving Certificate Irish 2012 onwards

An Scrúdú Gaeilge san Ardteistiméireacht ó 2012 ar aghaidh

Bealtrialacha Roghnach An Teastas Sóisearach
Béaltrialacha na hArdteistiméireachta, 2012

16-27 Aibreán

Leaving Certificate Japanese 2016 & 2017

Japanese Leaving Certificate Oral Examination

Topics 2016 & 2017

Picture Sequence 1-4 2016 & 2017

Leaving Certificate Russian 2015, 2016 & 2017

Leaving Certificate Russian Oral Information

S24 11 Leaving Certificate Oral Examination in Russian and Japanese
Picture Sequence 1
Picture Sequence 2
Picture Sequence 3
Picture Sequence 4
Picture Sequence 5

Spáinnis Rólghlacadh 2013 agus 2014 - 2018

Below please find a link to the set of 5 role-plays which will be used for the oral examination in Spanish for 2013 and 2014 - 2018. Please note that from 2009, there will be one ‘open’ question at the end of the role-play conversation. Sample questions are included on the examiners’ cards – these are examples of the type of questions which may be used for the final ‘turns’ of the role-plays

Spáinnis Rólghlacadh 2013 »
Spáinnis Rólghlacadh 2014 - 2018 »

Leaving Certificate Italian, 2014 - 2018

Below please find a link to the set of 5 role-plays which will be used for the oral examination in Italian for 2010 – 2016. 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).

Leaving Certificate Italian Roleplays 2014 - 2018 IV »

LC 2014 - 2018 Italian Picture Sequence 1 - 4

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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