An investigation of intellectual skills implicit in the Leaving Certificate written examinations
What is it about?
This article is about the intellectual skills that are required to complete the tasks in the examination papers of the Leaving Certificate in Ireland.
Why is it important?
This article is important because it provides evidence for the oft-quoted anecdotal belief that the Leaving Certificate is "all rote learning and memory recall." It is the most comprehensive analysis of the Leaving Certificate assessment to date.
The following have contributed to this page: Prof Joe O'Hara and Denise Burns
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