LCVP is a Leaving Certificate subject which can be taken up by students in 5th year. It is an extra subject which the students can opt to take on and a maximum of 70 points can be gained by taking up this subject. The LCVP combines the academic strengths of the Leaving Certificate (established) with a new and dynamic focus on self–directed learning, innovation and enterprise.
The primary goal of the LCVP is to prepare young people for adult life. Students who take up this subject gain valuable learning for life experiences which will benefit them in the future.
Throughout the programme students are encouraged to:
- Be enterprising & innovative
- Work as part of a team
- Use ICT
- Investigate career paths
- Take responsibility for their own learning
- Evaluate data
- Investigate local businesses & Voluntary Org.
- Communicate with others
- Investigate Community enterprises
- Organise activities
If you have any queries in relation to LCVP, you can contact the school on (094) 92 54211 during school hours.