Organic Chemistry Leaving Cert Crash Course

There are at least 3 Organic Chemistry questions on the Leaving Certificate Chemistry paper each year. Organic Chemistry is covered by three chapters in the book. Knowing these chapters inside out could guarantee you 150/300 marks or more on your Leaving Certificate Chemistry paper.

This August, we are running an intensive online course for students going into 6th year in September 2021. The classes will be delivered live online through Zoom and notes and resources will be shared through Google Classroom.

Girl taking organic chemistry leaving cert crash course
Boy taking organic chemistry leaving cert crash course

What Will Be Taught?

This crash course will¬†cover the following chapters of the ‚ÄėChemistry Live‚Äô book:

– Fuels and Heats of Reaction
– Some Families of Organic Compounds
РTypes of Reactions in Organic Chemistry  

Each student will receive gold standard Chemistry notes for these chapters which include worked solutions (with explanations) of previous exam paper questions, schemes,
mnemonics and table

Class 1

Introduction to Organic Chemistry, Hydrocarbons, drawing and naming hydrocarbons, oil refining and its products.

Class 2

Hydrogen and Thermochemistry.

Class 3

Some families or organic compounds, including alcohols, aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids and esters.

Class 4

Types of reactions in organic chemistry.

Where, When & How Much?

This course will be delivered live through Zoom. Each class is 1 hour long and will be delivered on the following dates:

  1. Tuesday, August 17th @ 12pm
  2. Thursday, August 19th @ 12pm
  3. Tuesday, August 24th @ 12pm
  4. Thursday, August 26th @ 12pm

The fee for this course is ‚ā¨129 which includes notes & resources as well as online support provided through an online forum for the duration of the course.