Institute of Education Study Notes

Thursday, 23rd November, 2017

Audio Notes: The Role of the Fool in King Lear

Denis Creaven, English teacher at The Institute of Education has recorded a set of three audio files on King Lear, the prescribed Shakespearean drama for Leaving Cert 2018 students. These audio notes are the first of a three part series, so make sure to check back for further releases. Need more study assistance over the […]

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Audio Notes: Repetition in the Poetry of Paul Durcan

Get back into your study pattern after the mid term with the help of audio notes. Denis Creaven, English teacher at The Institute of Education has recorded a set of five audio files on the works of Paul Durcan, who is one of eight prescribed poets for the Leaving Cert 2018. Delve deeper Durcan’s work […]

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Audio Notes: Personal & Social Themes in the Poetry of Paul Durcan

It’s no easy task to sit down and study when there’s so much to do over the mid term, but we’ve tried to simplify this process for you. Denis Creaven, English teacher at The Institute of Education has recorded a set of five audio note files on Paul Durcan’s poetry. Journey deeper into Durcan’s themes […]

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Audio Notes: Metaphors in the Poetry of Paul Durcan

Denis Creaven, English teacher at The Institute of Education has recorded a set of five audio files on the works of Paul Durcan, who is one of eight prescribed poets for the Leaving Cert 2018. Venture further into the depths of poetic language with this weeks recording on the metaphors Durcan uses in his work. […]

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Audio Notes: Language in the Poetry of Paul Durcan

Denis Creaven, English teacher at The Institute of Education has recorded a set of five audio files on the works of Paul Durcan, who is one of eight prescribed poets for the leaving Cert 2018. Delve deeper into Durcan’s work with this weeks recording on the use of language in his poetry. These audio notes […]

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Audio Notes: Irony & Satire in the Poetry of Paul Durcan

Denis Creaven, English teacher at The Institute of Education has recorded a set of five audio files on the works of Paul Durcan, who is one of eight prescribed poets for the Leaving Cert 2018. Durcans poetry is simplified this week, as Denis takes us through the themes of irony and satire in his poetry. […]

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