Thursday June 7: English and Engineering
Recommended time use:
Scanning over paper -- five minutes.
'Hamlet' -- 60 minutes.
Comparative Study -- 65 minutes.
Unseen Poetry -- 20 minutes.
*Cathy Sweeney, English teacher, The Institute of Education
In Section A Question 1, if a question has two parts, be sure to answer both parts.
Higher-level candidates should look back over teacher notes for the special topic: "The basic principles and applications of laser technology".
Look over old exam papers to familiarise yourself with the layout and the type of questions. Look at the marking schemes on www.examinations.ie to see the types of answers that are expected.
Draw all diagrams in pencil and use a ruler to draw graphs, etc.
*William Rowan, St Tiernan's College, Co Mayo. Chairman of the Engineering Technology Teachers' Association