The programmes of study set out the essential matters, skills and processes which must be covered in schools, and the attainment targets describe the range of knowledge, skills and understanding which pupils are to master as they progress through school.

SubjectProgrammes of Study and Attainment Targets
Art and Design

Key Stage 3 Programme of Study  PDF 87 KB

Key Stage 3 Attainment Targets  PDF 100 KB

Key Stage 4 Outline Programme of Study  PDF 81 KB

Business Studies

Key Stage 4 Outline Programme of Study  PDF 68 KB

Drama

Key Stage 4 Outline Programme of Study  PDF 83 KB

Economics

Key Stage 4 Outline Programme of Study  PDF 68 KB

English

Key Stages 3 & 4 Joint Programme of Study  PDF 135 KB

Key Stage 3 Attainment Targets  PDF 211 KB

Geography

Key Stage 3 Programme of Study  PDF 125 KB

Key Stage 3 Attainment Targets  PDF 110 KB

Key Stage 4 Outline Programme of Study  PDF 83 KB

History

Key Stage 3 Programme of Study  PDF 133 KB

Key Stage 3 Attainment Targets  PDF 108 KB

Key Stage 4 Outline Programme of Study PDF 86 KB

Home Economics

Key Stage 3 Programme of Study PDF 221 KB

Key Stage 3 Attainment Targets PDF 254 KB

Key Stage 4 Outline Programme of Study PDF 203 KB

Irish (in Irish Speaking Schools)

Key Stage 3 & 4 Joint Programme of Study PDF 141 KB

Key Stage 3 Attainment Targets PDF 214 KB

Mathematics

Key Stage 3 & 4 Joint Programme of Study PDF 293 KB

Key Stage 3 Attainment Targets PDF 222 KB

Modern Languages

Key Stage 3 & 4 Joint Programme of Study PDF 113 KB

Key Stage 3 Attainment Targets PDF 213 KB

Music

Key Stage 3 Programme of Study PDF 118 KB

Key Stage 3 Attainment Targets PDF 100 KB

Key Stage 4 Outline Programme of Study PDF 81 KB

Physical Education

Key Stage 3 Programme of Study PDF 90 KB

Key Stage 3 Attainment Targets PDF 105 KB

Key Stage 4 Programme of Study PDF 91 KB

Political Studies

Key Stage 4 Outline Programme of Study PDF 64 KB

Science

Key Stage 3 Programme of Study PDF 513 KB

Key Stage 3 Attainment Targets PDF 293 KB

Key Stage 4 Single Programme of Study PDF 123 KB

Key Stage 4 Double Programme of Study PDF 121 KB

Social and Environmental Studies                    

Key Stage 4 Outline Programme of Study PDF 67 KB

Technology and Design

Key Stage 3 Programme of Study PDF 220 KB

Key Stage 3 Attainment Targets PDF 253 KB

Key Stage 4 Outline Programme of Study PDF 155 KB

                                                                                               

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