Galway ETSS

Core subject - History

History: The study of history at Junior Cycle aims to enable students to develop the necessary conceptual understanding, disciplinary skills and subject knowledge to investigate the actions of people in the past and to come to a deeper understanding of the human condition. Students also come to see the world, and their place in it, from a historical perspective; and understand how the people and events of the past have shaped the contemporary world.

The study of history instils in students a respect for integrity, objectivity and looking at issues from different perspectives. This capacity for critical thinking helps them to interrogate sources of evidence and make judgements about the viewpoint expressed, including the capacity to identify propaganda.

Aug 27
2020
Staff return to school
Aug 28
2020
Students return to school TBC
Sep 24
2020
Open Evening
Sep 28
2020
School Closure Day
18-Mar-2020
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28-Nov-2019
We had the first meeting of our parent community this week. Lots of great ideas were shared.
14-Nov-2019
As part of science week we are hosting numerous in school activities for all our students aswell as workshops off campus
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