Senior Cycle Chemistry - Evaluation and Assessment


All Leaving Certificate Chemistry examination papers, marking schemes and Chief Examiner reports have been sourced from the State Examinations Commission (




  • There have been recent changes to the syllabus in some subjects. In subjects where the syllabus has changed the papers for the years preceding the change are shown for reference purposes only, they are not based on the current syllabus. For a full list of the syllabus changes please click here (State Examination Comission 2014);
  • ​Years marked with and asterix are presently not available from the State Examinations Commission Website.
  • ​The Chief Examiners report is not published every year.
  • his spreadsheet should be analysed in conjunction with Examination Papers, Marking Schemes, Chief Examiner's Reports, and Curriculum Guidelines as part of your subject evaluation and planning process.


SEC Exam Resources, including past exam papers, marking schemes for both higher and ordinary level and chief examiner's reports, please click here.