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Greater Dublin Area (GDA) for Leaving Cert Geography

Tip: I found it extremely beneficial to know this chapter inside out and back to front. There is more to write about the GDA in comparison with the West of Ireland, and the questions are often easier to get big marks in. There’s a good bit in this chapter, but much of it is common sense or things you’d hear about on the news. Be specific; learn exact figures regarding population, average temperatures etc. This is a critical piece of advice across the entire geography course, but particularly in the Regional section. 

Our Geography notes are coming soon, subscribe to our emails to get all the important updates (it's free and secure) Physical processes  Climate  Cool temperate maritime  Lower precipitation (compared to the WoI). 800-1000mm per year. In rain shadow of Dublin Mountains (which are 1200m high) Sunshine- 4 hours per day average Summer temperature- 16 degrees Celsius Winter temperature- 5 degrees Celsius Growing season- 270 days Relief
Lowland region- low, flat land Dublin…

How to Do Well In The Leaving Cert

What is this eBook about? 
This eBook is genuinely one of its kind. It contains tested actionable practical advice on how to succeed in studying for exams and performing in the Leaving Cert. Instead of trying to reinvent the wheel, it would be much easier for you to model somebody who has done it and talks about it with honesty. The book addresses questions frequently asked by students such as how long they should study, how to stay motivated and cope with stress. It tackles common assumptions about what it takes to do well in the Leaving Cert. Some of the advice was recently featured by Transition Year Ireland: How to do well in the Leaving Cert: A Transition Year's guide (page 26-27 spread).

Who is it written by? 
Martina has a keen interest in learning and student welfare. She is a medical doctor with experience in management consulting. Martina achieved 8 A1s in her own Leaving Certificate after only three years in the Irish secondary school system. She has a long and consistent record of excellent exam performance in areas as diverse as essay writing, laboratory work, medicine and professional finance. Martina and all the Leaving Cert high achievers involved in the project believe studying and exam performance are skills that can be learnt by anyone. 

Why do I need this book? 
Besides advice, this book contains a brutally honest account of Martina’s journey through the Leaving Cert. She recounts exactly what was going through her head as she faced these trials and what she did to cope with them. This book can be read from start to finish or as a reference. It is expected that the student would return to the book multiple times as they polish off their study skills and if they are in need of motivation and guidance. This book will help the student achieve his or her goals. The advice provided in the eBook is tailored to the Leaving Cert. 
It will show you how to: 
✓ Strategise to maximise marks without burning out 
✓ Stop worrying and procrastinating 
✓ Stop writing copious notes and trying to memorise essays 
✓ Stop measuring your work by how much time you spent doing it 
✓ Stop staying up late studying 
✓ Set yourself up for Leaving Cert success 
In short, it is the book we wish we had during our own Leaving Cert. 

How is this different from other study advice? 
There is a lot of advice out there, mostly it amounts to “study as much as possible, get organised, take breaks and stay positive” with the odd bit of scanty detail. This probably works about as well as telling people to eat less and exercise more... The advice provided in this eBook is both practical and research-based. Martina argues against the obsession with notes and memorising. She goes through the steps required to understand and remember material for the Leaving Cert. 

I am in sixth year, is it too late to get it? 
It is absolutely useful for sixth year. You can pick this up in sixth year, fifth year or transition year: different tips will be relevant at different stages of your journey. 

How long is this eBook? 
It is approximately 17,000 words or about 70 normal book pages. 

What if I am not happy with the eBook? 
Contact us within 2 weeks of purchase and we will issue a no qualms full refund plus an extra 10%. 

What is the price? 
Nine euro. 

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