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Subject Information 

Currently All students, both JC and LC study English.

Department Members

  • Mary O'Sullivan

  • Maria Donohoe

  • Laura Tubman

  • Keenan Donohoe

  • Catherine McGovern

  • Grainne Brady

  • Cathy Summers

  • Francis Smith

  • Aileen Foster

  • Maria Battigelli

  • Alma Hitillambeau

Why Study English?

It gives students the opportunity to access the understanding, knowledge and skills to promote their personal growth and effective participation in society through the study of relevant and appropriate texts.

What kind of student would English suit?

English promotes the learning of a wide variety of skills, including communication, literacy, comprehension, presentation and writing etc..

Career Sectors

This subject builds skills and knowledge that are particularly useful for careers in the following Career Sectors: 

  • Journalist

  • English teacher

  • Freelance writer

  • Interpreter

  • Social media manager

  • Editor