Leaving certificate Business is a very factual subject, you’ll have to learn a lot of theory but if you’re a hard worker then your effort should pay off. While Junior Certificate Business is an advantage, it is not necessary and you can still get a good grade in Leaving Certificate if you didn’t do Business for Junior Cert.

Exam Layout?
– 3 hour paper (400 marks)
– Section 1: Short questions (8/10) 80 marks.
– Section 2: Applied Business Question – 80 marks (Mandatory).

– Section 3: Long Questions (60 marks per question (Do 4 questions from 7))

Download the leaving cert business syllabus here
Download the leaving cert Business Chief examiner’s report (2010) here