Junior Certificate

Junior Certificate – 1 Year Course

This is a comprehensive ONE year course held on Mondays for Junior Certificate Music students intending to sit their examination with the Department of Education.

It is the student’s responsibility to enter this examination through his/her Secondary School.

To apply, submit a completed enrolment form and ensure that you have completed Grade VI music theory. The completed form with the relevant registration fee (non-refundable) should be submitted with the application form.

Entry Criteria:                 Students must have completed Grade III music theory

Duration of Course:       2 Years

No of Weeks per Year:  30 Weeks per Academic Year

Duration of Class:          40 minutes per week

 Junior Certificate – 2 Year Course

This is a comprehensive TWO year course held on Mondays for Junior Certificate Music students intending to sit their examination with the Department of Education.

It is the student’s responsibility to enter this examination through his/her Secondary School.

To apply, submit a completed enrolment form and ensure that you have completed Grade VI music theory. The completed form with the relevant registration fee (non-refundable) should be submitted with the application form.

Entry Criteria:               No theoretical background necessary

Duration of Course:      2 Years

No of Weeks per Year: 30 Weeks per Academic Year

Duration of Class:         40 minutes per week

Leaving Certificate

Leaving Certificate – 1 Year Course

This is a comprehensive ONE year course for Leaving Certificate Music students intending to sit their examination with the Department of Education. The course is held every Monday. This popular course offers students the opportunity to prepare for the music syllabus outside of school. The course covers all aspects of the written papers for Leaving Certificate Music, including melody writing and composition, set works, Irish music and unprepared history.

It is the student’s responsibility to enter this examination through his/her Secondary School.

To apply, submit a completed enrolment form and ensure that you have completed Grade VI music theory. The completed form with the relevant registration fee (non-refundable) should be submitted with the application form.

Entry criteria:                            Students must have completed Grade VI Theory

Duration of Course:                   1 Year

No of weeks per year:               30 Weeks

Duration of Class:                     40 minutes per week

Leaving Certificate – 2 Year Course

This is a comprehensive TWO year course for Leaving Certificate Music students intending to sit their examination with the Department of Education. The course is held every Monday and taught by senior CSM teacher Mr. Brendan Finan BMus, MA (Comp). This popular course offers students the opportunity to prepare for the music syllabus outside of school. The course covers all aspects of the written papers for Leaving Certificate Music, including melody writing and composition, set works, Irish music and unprepared history.

It is the student’s responsibility to enter this examination through his/her Secondary School.

To apply, submit a completed enrolment form and ensure that you have completed Grade II music theory. The completed form with the relevant registration fee (non-refundable) should be submitted with the application form.

Entry criteria:                            Students must have completed Grade II Theory

Duration of Course:                   2 Years

No of weeks per year:               30 Weeks

Duration of Class:                     40 minutes per week