Project Deadlines

Portfolio and Project Deadlines

Transition Year Assignments and Project Deadlines

  • The following list of assignments is required of students for them to satisfactorily complete Transition Year
  • This list is in addition to any homework set. Some assignments are only required by students taking particular subject options.
  • All of this work must be put into the students portfolios as they are completed. Included in each of the projects will be a student logsheet, your teacher will sign and date each portfolio entry as they are completed.
 

Transition Year Project List 2019-20

 

Be aware that every project listed here must be placed into your portfolio. The contents of this list may be added to and/or altered by the subject teacher.

 

Subject and Teacher

Project Title

Format

Due Date

English

Ms Power

1.      Desert Island Discs

2.      Poetry Project

Booklet

End of Module

 

English

Ms Quinn

2. Blogging Portfolio

Personal Scrapbook of Blogs

End of Module

 

English

Mr Shepard

3. Storytelling

Creative written project

End of Module

 

Irish

Mr Curraion

Ms Sheridan

Ms Connery

1. Report on Lá Geal Gréine

2. Movie Project

3. TBC

1. Written report

2. iMovie clips

End of Module

Maths

Mr Wall

Mr O’Malley

Mr Forbes

The Average Student

Infographic

End of Module

 

 

Business

Ms Duggan

Mr Wall

1. Real Burger World

Written reports analysing business performance.

End of module

 

 

Business

Ms Duggan

Mr Wall

2. Accounting

Completed accountancy workbook.

End of module

 

 

Business

Ms Duggan

Mr Wall

3. TY enterprise

 

End of module

 

 

Music

Mr Murphy

Mr Keogh

String Quartet

An original composition for string quartet, a maximum of 1-2 mins.

End of Module

 

 

French

Mr Dunlop

Ms Kubanyi

Ms Lyons Murphy

1. 6 min. Oral Presentation

2. PowerPoint on a French subject

Video of presentation

 

PowerPoint presentation

 

May

Geography

Mr McBain

1. Mapwork

A3 ‘professional quality’ map of USA showing 50 biggest cities.

 

End of April

 

Geography

Mr McBain

2. Social Geography Project

Booklet and/or PowerPoint. Research project with action component.

 

End of April

Art

Ms Doran

1. My favourite painting

Research project on students favourite painting complete with illustration, presented in a folder.

TBD

 

Art

Ms Doran

2. Portrait Project

Completed Portrait A2/A3 format – mixed media

End of module

 

 

Architectural  Studies

Ms Doran

1. Environmental Design ‘The planning game’

A2 layout of a plan for a housing scheme.

End of module

 

 

Architectural  Studies

Ms Doran

2. My Favourite Building

Research project.

November

 

 

Philosophy

Ms Power

1. Philosophic Research Project

Project on a philosophic theme

End of Module

History

Ms Bradshaw

Mr Keogh

 

Research Report

1500 word research report on subject of your choice, including an outline plan, evaluated sources and review of the process, as per Leaving Certificate.

December

(group one)

 

April

(group two)

Classical Studies

Ms Bradshaw

Mr Keogh

Guidebook to Ancient Greece

Booklet on Ancient Greece to include what to eat, where to stay, where to worship, entertainment, what to do if you get sick etc… To include images.

December (group one)

 

April (group two)

Russian

Ms Ilyin

Powerpoint/Speech

Design a PowerPoint/speech on a topical Russian themes/personalities discussed in class.

End of Module

Film Studies

Mr O’Malley

Film Critique

Written analysis of various film extracts and a reverse storyboard

End of Module

 

Personal and social development

Ms Thompson

Interest and Skills Checklist

Essay on the outcomes of 2 interest inventories.

Week 6 of Module

Science

Dr Kilroy

Mr Smith

Ms Gray

1. Super Hero Project

Report.

End of November

 

 

Science

Dr Kilroy

Mr Smith

Ms Gray

2. Long investigation

Report and Poster.

End of January

 

Spanish

Ms O’Loghlin

1. Spanish Weather Report

A video demonstration, in Spanish, of a weather report

End of April