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SEC: Oral Examinations – Guidance and Supplementary Note to School Management

The State Examinations Commission have issued guidance to School Managementor in relation to the Leaving Certificate Oral Language Examinations 2021.

The purpose of this document is to provide guidance to school management and teachers for the planning, organising, carrying out and recording of the 2021 Leaving Certificate oral interviews. In addition to this school guidance document, there are language-specific sets of instructions for the teachers who will carry out the interviews, which will issue separately.


Guidance – English (PDF)

Guidance – Gaeilge (PDF)

Supplementary Guidelines have also been issued:

Supplementary Note – 24 March 2021