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Years 10-12 study and essay skills

Years 10-12 study and essay skills. The smart way to prepare for your HSC.

We offer study and essay skills courses for students in Years 10-12, all designed to help students realise their HSC potential.


  • Our Year 10 Course: Preparing for Success course provides students an introduction to study methods, English language and writing skills necessary for success in a wide range of subjects in Years 10 and 11, and in the Higher School Certificate.
  • The Years 10-12 Course: Study Methods course focuses on time management, learning and memory, critical thinking and making it through the examination period.
  • Our two-day Years 10-12 Course: Essay Writing focuses on the essay form and related critical thinking, language and punctuation skills. We study how to structure essays, organise ideas and information, and write in appropriate language for assignments and exam essays.
  • We also have a Years 10-12 Course: Improving English for Writing designed to improve written English for a wide range of students in Years 10 to 12, including students with English as a first language and students with other language backgrounds.


Our Years 10-12 study and essay skills short courses are open to everyone. Sign up today and better prepare for your HSC.

Years 10-12 Course: Essay Writing

Years 10-12 study and essay skills. The smart way to prepare for your HSC. COVID-19 update: arrangement of our courses We are now delivering courses online and in-person. Please check the delivery format of each class before enrolling. Please note that course materials (excluding prescribed texts) are shared electronically within 48 hours of course commencement. Printing is not available. This two-day Essay Writing course focuses on the essay form and related critical thinking,... [More]
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Years 10-12 Course: Essay Writing

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Years 10-12 Course: Essay Writing

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Years 10-12 Course: Essay Writing

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Years 10-12 Course: Improving English for Writing

Years 10-12 study and essay skills. The smart way to prepare for your HSC. COVID-19 update: arrangement of our courses We are now delivering courses online and in-person. Please check the delivery format of each class before enrolling. Please note that course materials (excluding prescribed texts) are shared electronically within 48 hours of course commencement. Printing is not available. This two-day course is designed to improve written English for a wide range of students in... [More]
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Years 10-12 Course: Study Methods

Years 10-12 study and essay skills. The smart way to prepare for your HSC. COVID-19 update: arrangement of our courses We are now delivering courses online and in-person. Please check the delivery format of each class before enrolling. Please note that course materials (excluding prescribed texts) are shared electronically within 48 hours of course commencement. Printing is not available. This two-day study methods course for Years 10 – 12 students focuses on time management,... [More]
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Years 10-12 Course: Study Methods

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Year 10 Course: Preparing for Success

Years 10-12 study and essay skills. The smart way to prepare for your HSC. This course for Year 10 students provides an introduction to study, language and writing skills necessary for success in a wide range of subjects in Years 10 and 11, and the Higher School Certificate. The first session deals with study methods. It begins with a review of the essential elements within the compulsory course: HSC All My Own Work. The introduction to study methods then deals with procrastination... [More]
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