Senior Cycle Economics






Documents providing guidance and information for Leaving Certificate 2022/2023 were recently published by the Department of Education. These documents outline very important information in relation to mediating curriculum and changes to assessment for 2022/2023. The documents offer key information relating to assessment arrangements, final examinations and much more.  Full details can be found at




Welcome and thank you for visiting the PDST Economics Site. The PDST Economics team aims to provide high-quality professional development and support that empowers teachers and schools to provide the best possible education for all pupils/students. The site is designed to give you information about a range of supports and professional developments provided by the PDST. Please feel free to browse through the sections.  




All schools can apply for subject based support. To avail of school based support for Economics, follow this link to our online form.


The Business Studies Teachers Association of Ireland (BSTAI) also provide continuing professional development courses, seminars and an annual conference.  For further information, visit


For School Based Support

All schools can apply for subject based support. Link to our online application form




Esther Herlihy is the Administrator for Economics and is based in Navan Education Centre, Athlumney, Navan, Co. Meath. Esther can be contacted on 046 9067040



Young Economics of the Year (YEOTY)


Click here for information on the Young Economist of the Year (YEOTY).