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With less than a week before your HSC Standard & Advanced English Exams, here is a 7 Day Study Guide for acing HSC English exams!
Need to develop the context and setting for your HSC Creative writing? Get your Band 6 with Art of Smart's step-by-step guide!
Want to create a kickass character for your HSC Creative Writing story? We've got you covered with our step by step guide to character development!
Struggling to figure out how to write a Band 6 HSC English Essay? Let's take apart the process to see what steps you're forgetting to get you extra marks!
The new HSC English Syllabus has changed the way you need to study for HSC English. Find out how to study for and ace HSC English in 3 easy steps!
'Discuss', 'explore' and 'explain' -is there really a difference in what they mean? Know the difference between the key verbs for HSC English!
There are heaps of urban myths on how to find the best related text for year 12 English, but these quick tips will help you pick the text that's best
Reading your novel but not quite sure what you're supposed to be doing with it? Here's what you need to do to make the most of reading English texts!
Your bonus points depend on it but you have no idea what the difference between HSC Bands are. Need help understanding it? Let us show you by example!
Worried about the new HSC English Module C: The Craft of Writing? Don't worry - we've got you covered with a step-by-step guide to acing it!
Not sure how to adapt your HSC Creative Writing piece to the stimulus thrown at you in the exam? Get your Band 6 with Art of Smart's step-by-step guide!
Can’t get your head around the Common Module? Here is the 411 on the HSC English Common Module: Texts and Human Experiences!
Got your theme, quotes and linking sentence but not getting full marks? Here's how you can score more marks in your essay simply by editing it!
Don't know where to start analysing your HSC English prescribed text? Here are some tips and tricks that should make it easy as anything!
Analysing poems is perhaps the hardest part of HSC English. Don't stress –we've got you covered with our complete guide to analysing poetry!
Analysing HSC English texts isn't everyone's cup of tea. Luckily, it is mine. Here is the simple plain-English guide of what you need to properly analyse your related (and also
Answering the question should be straight-forward. Except when it's the HSC. Never fear! Here's How to Break Down HSC English Questions!
By the time your HSC Exams come around, it's expected that you are able to respond to 5 unseen HSC English essay questions. But how? Find out here!
No hope for memorising quotes for HSC English? Here are four idiot-proof techniques used by the top performing students to get their Band 6's!
Do you hate unseen texts? Don't know how to deal with it? Here's an absolutely kickass guide to analysing visual texts for HSC English!
English can be tough - especially when you need to write about literary techniques! Let us help with a Complete HSC English Literary Techniques Cheatsheet!
Can you juxtapose a movie? What even is juxtaposition anyway? Let's get a bit more clarity with this epic English Visual Techniques Cheatsheet!
Think finding a related text for Texts and Human Experiences is easy? It is with our guide to recommended related texts for the HSC English Common Module.
Can't find any practice questions for Year 12 Standard English Close Study of Literature? We've got you covered with practice quetions for the new syllabus!
Can’t find any practice short answer questions for HSC English Common Module: Texts and Human Experiences? Look no further!
Ready to get prepared for Year 12 Texts and Human Experiences? That's exactly what we’re going to help you do with 20 BRAND NEW practice questions!
Running out of questions to use to prepare for Year 11 Module A: Contemporary Possibilities? Here are 20 brand new questions for you to use to prepare!
Year 11 Advanced English students will now be studying ‘Close Study of Literature' as their new Module B and we've got you covered on what you need to know!
One of the most important changes to the HSC English Syllabus is the kind of texts you will have to study for Contemporary Possibilities - multimodal texts!
It's the night before your HSC English exam... Here's our step-by-step guide to studying the night before and make sure you get that Band 6!
Running out of practice questions for Year 11 English Standard Module B: Close Study of Literature? Don't worry, we've got you covered!
Out of practice questions for Year 11 English Advanced Module A: Narratives That Shape Our World? We've got you covered with 20 new Practice Questions!
Are you unsure of what level of HSC English to choose? We've got the all the advice you'll need to make the RIGHT decision in 2019.
Out of practice questions for Year 11 English Module B: Critical Study of Literature? We've got you covered with 20 brand new Practice Essay Questions!
Let's be honest, not everyone can write an epic like J.K. Rowling can, but at least we can try to get close. In Crash Course Episode 6, we help you
Writing a reflection statement is a key skill for Year 11 and 12 HSC English. Here's how to write a Band 6 HSC English Reflection Statement!
The new Year 11 English Advanced Module B: Critical Study of Literature is here. Here's our comprehensive guide to acing it and getting that Band 6!
Confused about the new Year 11 English Advanced Module A? Here's everything you need to know to succeed in Year 11 English Advanced Module A: Narratives that Shape Our World!
Confused about the new Year 11 English Module A? Here's everything you need to know to succeed in Year 11 English Module A: Contemporary Possibilities!
Can't find any practice questions for Year 11 English Reading to Write? Don't worry, we've got you covered with 20 practice questions!
Maybe I'll use 'Die Hard' as my related text for HSC English... or you could read this 3 step guide to finding kickass related texts for HSC English!
Struggling to come up with a great HSC creative writing idea? We've put together key questions and steps to help you develop a kickass idea!
Reached the summer holidays and want to get a leg up for HSC English? Look no further! We’ve got you covered with our 6-Week Summer Holiday Study Plan!
A quick and easy guide to the changes to the Year 11 HSC English Syllabus, and how to best prepare and use class time to get a Band 6!
We want to help you write a Band 6 HSC English 'Discovery' Creative Writing piece - so we got a sample answer from the person who wrote the textbook!
It can be so difficult to find HSC English (Standard) Paper 2 Practice papers! That's why we've got two brand new practice papers for you to download!
It can be so difficult to find HSC English (Advanced) Paper 2 Practice papers! That's why we've got two brand new practice papers for you to download!
It can be so difficult to find a quality HSC Practice Paper. That's why we've put together a series of brand new 2017 HSC Practice Papers just for you!
Connecting with your HSC English Related Text is the key to getting a Band 6 in HSC English! We've got the guide to reconnecting with your related texts.
Speeches. Hate them or love them - you've still got to do them. So to help you out, here are 4 Points for a Powerful Presentation!
Here's our guide to all the changes in the new English curriculum. Get everything you need to know about texts, assessments and more.
I woke up to my phone lighting up and buzzing, notifications appearing left, right and centre. I already knew that almost all of the messages would be about about my
"Help! My Module is so new that there aren't enough practice questions!" Fret not! We have 20 Advanced English Module A Practice Questions just for you!
Why I Still Understand Nothing Even Though I Legit Crammed For 4 Hours? If You Are Asking Yourself I Will Make Sure You Don't Ever Again!
Studying for your HSC English Exam and run out of practice Paper 2's? Luckily, we've got you covered with our 2016 HSC English (Standard & Advanced) Practice Papers for Paper
Studying for HSC English? Learn the techniques from Australia's Top 2%, State-Rankers and Band 6 Scorers with our free How to Get A Band 6 Guide!
Studying for HSC English? Well, here's the good news - we generally know exactly what the 2016 HSC English Exam Paper 1 will look like, and how to practice!
Ever wondered what separates the better from the best for HSC English? Surprisingly it all comes down to the humble TEE Table. What is it? Find out here!
With this simple 5 step process! It will help you to memorise essays in no time, using only key points, giving you more time to do the more important stuff!
Want to Teach Yourself HSC Advanced English Module B? It all starts with looking at the Module itself, only we've done all the hard yards for you!
Just started studying English and have questions that need answering? We've got the answers to these HSC Standard English Frequently Asked Questions!
Just started studying Advanced English and have questions that need answering? We've got the answers with this handy list of Frequently Asked Questions for Advanced English!
Just started studying English and have questions that need answering? We've got the answers with this handy list of HSC English Frequently Asked Questions!
Looking at your related text and struggling on how to analyse poems for HSC English? Let's start at square one with this step-by-step guide!
Need help understanding HSC Advanced English Module A? Don't sweat, we've got a step-by-step breakdown to help you understand what it all means!
Navigating the Board of Studies site can be laborious. Spend more time studying and less time searching with our HSC English Past Papers - Master List!
Be the crème de la crème and teach yourself HSC English Advanced Module C: Representing People & Politics with this plain-English guide!
About to go into your English exams? Make sure you know How to Get a Band 6 in HSC English with this epic master list!
Having trouble understanding Discovery? So is everyone else! Wrap your head around the HSC Area of Study - Discovery in no time with this comprehensive guide.
Run out of practice questions for HSC English Area of Study 'Discovery'? We've got you covered with 20 practice essay questions for you to get stuck into!
No-one gets it right the first time! In Creative Crash Course #9, we cover how and why editing and proofreading your HSC Creative Writing Piece will get you your Band
Teachers tend to use the word 'waffle' when you're going off-topic. In Crash Course Episode 8, we will cover how you can stop accidental 'waffling'!
Creative writing comes in a lot of forms. In Crash Course Episode 7, we help you discover what narrative type could best suit your HSC Creative Writing!
Every narrative needs a Voice and a Point of View. In Crash Course Episode 5, we help you develop these for your HSC Creative!
Not quite sure what HSC Discovery is or how to write about it for your HSC English creative writing story? Get your head around HSC discovery here!
Struggling to write your Year 12 HSC Creative Writing piece? Here's your step by step guide to writing a killer Band 6 creative writing story!