Why study Home Economics?

Home Economics is offered as an option for both Junior and Leaving Certificate at Tullamore College. Why study Home Economics? Home Economics provides students with the knowledge, understanding and skills necessary for living as individuals and as members of a family. In this time of rapid social change, the study of Home Economics is highly relevant. It prepares young people […]

Welcome to Home Economics Department

About the Home Economics Department  All of the Home Economics teachers in the department have a Bachelor of Education Degree. There is a subject co-ordinator for the department and the department has regular meetings to plan and co-ordinate subject activities. The teachers of the Home Economics department all undergo continuous professional development on an ongoing […]

Welcome to the Department of Geography

Welcome to the Department of Geography at Tullamore College, where we aim to provide a high quality, innovative programme of teaching and learning. The geography programme at Tullamore College focuses largely on Physical, Regional, Human and Economic geography and is taught through a combination of theory classes, fieldwork and practical classes. Emphasis is placed on […]

Roinn na Gaeilge

Welcome to the Irish Department. Our aim is to foster a love and respect for our native language. Irish is a central part of school life and we make every effort to promote it from first year on. We are particularly proud of the events we run during Seachtain na Gaeilge (Irish Week): quizzes, a céilí dance, […]

Construction Studies Welcome

Welcome Welcome to the Materials Technology Wood & Construction Studies Department at Tullamore College. Our subjects are offered on an optional basis. Materials Technology Wood may be completed at Higher or Ordinary Level for Junior Certificate, while Construction Studies may be completed at Higher or Ordinary Level for Leaving Certificate. Both subjects provide students with the […]

Welcome to the World of Business at Tullamore College

Welcome to the World of Business at Tullamore College, where we offer: Junior Certificate Business Studies Leaving Certificate Business Leaving Certificate Accounting Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (L.C.V.P.) These subjects will open a wide range of courses at Third Level and will prepare you for the world of work. You will also gain a set of life skills […]

Welcome to Science Department

Science is an optional subject and an excellent subject choice for any student with an inquisitive mind. It gives students a broad understanding of the natural world and the changes made to it through human activity. Students of science use scientific knowledge to identify questions and to set up experiments. From these experiments, the students draw evidence-based conclusions. At Junior Certificate level, we teach students the fundamentals of the […]