Years 4 and 5
The Pre Orientation Cycle consists of S4 & S5. Students continue to follow a broad curriculum during these two years which includes a large number of compulsory subjects.
They must take Mathematics for 4 or 6 periods per week and languages 1, 2 and 3 (all taught in the language concerned). Biology, Chemistry and Physics are studied for 2 periods per week each. History and Geography are studied for 2 periods each in the student’s second language, as is Ethics. At least two elective subjects must be chosen from, for example, Language 4, Economics, Latin, Greek, Art, Music and IT.