Make the jump into 2020 and develop mastery of the most difficult areas of the new HSC syllabus this January school holidays!

Workshops covering English, Maths, Sciences, Economics and more!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our Year 12 Kickstarter workshops have been carefully designed to help you develop mastery of the most difficult parts of Term 4 of the HSC Course so you are ready for Term 1 2020 and your HSC for 2020 so you are confident, ready and ahead!

Select your subject to find out more:

English – Essay Writing
English – Creative Writing
Mathematics (Advanced – 2U)
Mathematics Extension 1 (3U)
Chemistry
Physics
Biology
Standard Maths
Economics
Science Depth Studies


HSC English – Mastering Essay Writing
for the HSC

Struggle with writing sophisticated essays for English?

In this HSC Kickstarter Holiday Workshop, we’re going to help you master Essay Writing for the new HSC English Syllabus!

In this 3-hour workshop during the school holidays on Thursday 16th January and Thursday 23rd of January we’re going to help you:

  • Write a Band 6 HSC English Essay for Year 12
  • Craft a compelling thesis statement
  • Identify key ideas to explore in your essay
  • Write a clear, succinct introduction
  • Construct relevant, insightful analysis of your text
  • Craft topic and linking sentences
  • Round out your essay with a clear conclusion
Why is it important to master this now?

With the new HSC syllabus changing assessment types, it means memorising essays for assessments will no longer work. Instead, students need to be building up their writing skills and this takes time! So the best time to work on this is now!

What’s included?
  • 3-hour workshop run by an experienced HSC English teacher!
  • Small personalised class – so you’re not one of 100 students in a big lecture room. We cap the session at 15 students maximum
  • A resource booklet that guides you through how to craft Band 6 essays
  • + as a BONUS you receive free attendance in Week 1 and 2 of Term 1 at Art of Smart’s weekly HSC English classes! (valued at $200)
How can I attend and what is the cost?

Seats are strictly limited to 15 spots, so book your place in our class today!

Investment: $120 (incl GST) for 3 hour workshop
Date: Thursday 16th January

Time: 1-4pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

Investment: $120 (incl GST) for 3 hour workshop
Date: Thursday 23rd January
Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

BOOK NOW

Workshop Teacher

Greg is a qualified HSC English teacher who has over 20+ years of teaching experience working with Year 11 and 12 students to support them through HSC English from ESL and Standard English to English Extension 1. Greg is also a qualified Studies of Religion teacher. Greg’s extensive experience includes being Head of English at a number of schools, leading the entire schools English faculty to support students, as well as leading Year 11 and 12 HSC English classes for a number of schools. Over this time, Greg has worked with thousands of students, at all levels, and has a wealth of experience and knowledge.


 

HSC English – Mastering Creative Writing for the HSC [Module C]

Struggle with creative writing?

In this HSC Kickstarter Holiday Workshop, we’re going to help you master Creative Writing for the new HSC English Syllabus and Module C!

In this 3-hour workshop during the school holidays on Tuesday 14th and Tuesday 21st of January we’re going to help you:

  • Write a Band 6 creative writing story for Module C
  • Craft a compelling character
  • Develop your narrative and plot ideas
  • Choose your setting, point of view and voice
  • Edit, enhance and polish your creative piece and
  • Integrate key ideas from your prescribed texts
Why is it important to master this now?

With the new HSC syllabus changing assessment types, it means memorising creative writing pieces for assessments will no longer work. Instead, students need to be building up their writing skills and this takes time! So the best time to work on this is now!

What’s included?
  • 3-hour workshop run by an experienced HSC English teacher!
  • Small personalised class – so you’re not one of 100 students in a big lecture room. We cap the session at 15 students maximum
  • A resource booklet that guides you through how to craft Band 6 essays
  • + as a BONUS you receive free attendance in Week 1 and 2 of Term 1 at Art of Smart’s weekly HSC English classes! (valued at $200)
How can I attend and what is the cost?

Seats are strictly limited to 15 spots, so book your place in our class today!

Investment: $120 (incl GST) for 3 hour workshop
Date: Tuesday 14th January

Time: 1-4pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

Investment: $120 (incl GST) for 3 hour workshop
Date: Tuesday 21st January
Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

BOOK NOW

Workshop Teacher

Greg is a qualified HSC English teacher who has over 20+ years of teaching experience working with Year 11 and 12 students to support them through HSC English from ESL and Standard English to English Extension 1. Greg is also a qualified Studies of Religion teacher. Greg’s extensive experience includes being Head of English at a number of schools, leading the entire schools English faculty to support students, as well as leading Year 11 and 12 HSC English classes for a number of schools. Over this time, Greg has worked with thousands of students, at all levels, and has a wealth of experience and knowledge.


 

2U Mathematics – Year 12 Kickstarter

Struggled in Year 12 with understanding Curve Sketching and Trigonometric Differentiation in the 2U Maths course?

In this 3-hour workshop during the school holidays on Wednesday 15th January or Wednesday 22nd January, we’re going to help you master the key components from the first term of your Year 12 course. In this workshop you will learn to:

  • Master Curve Sketching transformations and dilations
  • Learn the differentiation of trigonometric functions 
  • Work through typical exam-style questions to help you prepare for your HSC assessments
Why is it important to master this now?

Don’t continue Year 12 with gaps in your understanding – it’s going to make the HSC course a lot more challenging. This workshop, therefore, will help you build a strong foundation so you can excel in your HSC, while also getting you started upcoming material so you’re ready to hit the ground running next term!

What’s included?
  • 3-hour workshop run by an incredible teacher!
  • Small personalised class – so you’re not one of 100 students in a big lecture room. We cap the sessions at 12 students maximum
  • Lesson notes and practice questions to help you master Y12 2U Maths and tackle exam-style questions
  • + as a BONUS you receive free attendance in Week 1 and 2 of Term 1 at Art of Smart’s weekly HSC 2U Maths classes! (valued at $200)
How can I attend and what is the cost??

Seats are strictly limited to 12 spots, so book your place in our class today!

Investment: $120 (incl GST) for 3 hour workshop
Date: Wednesday 15th January

Time: 1-4pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

Investment: $120 (incl GST) for 3 hour workshop
Date: Wednesday 22nd January
Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

BOOK NOW

Workshop Teacher

James is currently studying a Bachelor of Commerce/Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Hons) at UNSW Sydney, where he is majoring in Pure Mathematics and Financial Economics. James is a graduate from Knox Grammar who scored an ATAR of 99.35. James has extensive experience leading students in 3U Mathematics through the HSC, and leads our Year 12 3U Maths classes.


 

3U Maths – Year 12 Kickstarter 

In this Year 12 Kickstarter workshop, we’re going to help you master Derivative Functions and Trig from the Year 12 3U Maths course so you’re ready for the Year 12 course, while also kickstarting you into next year so you can hit the ground confidently and ahead in Term 1 of 2019!

In this 3-hour workshop during the school holidays on Tuesday 14th or Tuesday 21st of January, we’re going to help you:

  • Master Harder Curve Sketching of Functions
  • Get confident with Trigonometric differentiation in preparation for inverse trigonometry!
  • An introduction to integration methods as a kickstarter into the next term of the 3U Course!
Why is it important to master this now?

Don’t go into Year 12 with gaps in your understanding – it’s going to make the HSC course a lot more challenging. This workshop, therefore, will help you build a strong foundation so you can excel in your HSC, while also getting you started on the upcoming material so you’re ready to hit the ground running next term!

What’s included?
  • 3-hour workshop run by an incredible teacher!
  • Small personalised class – so you’re not one of 100 students in a big lecture room. We cap the sessions at 12 students maximum
  • Lesson notes and practice questions to help you master Y12 3U Maths and tackle exam-style questions
  • + as a BONUS you receive free attendance in Week 1 and 2 of Term 1 at Art of Smart’s weekly HSC 3U Maths classes! (valued at $200)
How can I attend and what is the cost?

Seats are strictly limited to 12 spots, so book your place in our class today!

Investment: $120 (incl GST) for 3 hour workshop
Date: Tuesday 14th January

Time: 1-4pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

Investment: $120 (incl GST) for 3 hour workshop
Date: Tuesday 21st January
Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

BOOK NOW

Workshop Teacher

James is currently studying a Bachelor of Commerce/Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Hons) at UNSW Sydney, where he is majoring in Pure Mathematics and Financial Economics. James is a graduate from Knox Grammar who scored an ATAR of 99.35. James has extensive experience leading students in 3U Mathematics through the HSC, and leads our Year 12 3U Maths classes.



Chemistry – Year 12 Kickstarter

In this Year 12 Kickstarter Workshop, we’re going to help you master key challenging areas from Year 12 Module 5 of the Year 12 new HSC Chemistry syllabus + get a headstart into Module 6!

In this 3-hour workshop during the school holidays on Monday 13th or Monday 20th January, our Head of Science Adrian will help you:

  • Master Solubility Equilibria and Ksp problem solving
  • Build a strong understanding of Gibb’s free energy and rates of reaction
  • Develop an understanding of changes affecting equilibrium reactions
  • Get a headstart on Module 6, Acid/Base Reactions!
Why is it important to master this now?

These are the concepts that sit in the engine room of all the incoming Chemistry for your HSC. Don’t go into Year 12 with gaps in your understanding – it’s going to make the HSC course a lot more challenging. This workshop, therefore, will help you build a strong foundation so you can excel in your HSC, while also getting you started on the Year 12 material so you’re ready to hit the ground running next term!

What’s included?
  • 3-hour workshop run by an incredible teacher!
  • Small personalised class – so you’re not one of 100 students in a big lecture room. We cap the sessions at 12 students maximum
  • Lesson notes and practice questions to help you master Year 12 Chemistry and master Module 5 for Year 12.
  • + as a BONUS you receive free attendance in Week 1 and 2 of Term 1 at Art of Smart’s weekly HSC Chemistry classes! (valued at $200)
How can I attend and what is the cost?

Seats are strictly limited to 12 spots, so book your place in our class today!

Investment: $120 (incl GST) for 3 hour workshop
Date: Monday 13th January

Time: 1-4pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

Investment: $120 (incl GST) for 3 hour workshop
Date: Monday 20th January
Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

BOOK NOW

Workshop Teacher

Adrian is a qualified high school teacher, who has a Bachelor of Science in Physics and Chemistry at the University of Sydney. Adrian was awarded the University Medal in both Physics and Chemistry at Sydney University, for coming 1st in the university. He has also completed a Graduate Diploma in Education at the University of Queensland where he was awarded the Dean’s Commendation for Academic Excellence. Adrian is Head of Sciences at Art of Smart, and is very passionate about teaching and would like to see all students reach their full potential. Adrian has 5 years teaching experience supporting students across Chemistry, Physics and Maths, both in leading classes in schools and at our Hornsby Campus, as well as 1 on 1.


 

Physics – Year 12 Kickstarter

In this Year 12 Kickstarter Workshop, we’re going to help you master key challenging areas from Year 12  Module 5 of the Year 12 new HSC Physics syllabus + get a head start on Module 6!

In this 3-hour workshop during the school holidays on Thursday 16th or Thursday 23rd January, our Head of Science, Adrian will help you:

  • Master the application of motion equations to Projectile motion
  • Apply circular motion to advanced banked tracks questions
  • Get a headstart on Module 6!
Why is it important to master this now?

These are foundation concepts in HSC Physics. Don’t continue into Year 12 with gaps in your understanding – it’s going to make the HSC course a lot more challenging. This workshop, therefore, will help you build a strong foundation so you can excel in your HSC, while also learning how to tackle exam-style questions!

What’s included?
  • 3-hour workshop run by our Head of Sciences, Adrian
  • Small personalised class – so you’re not one of 100 students in a big lecture room. We cap the sessions at 12 students maximum
  • Lesson notes and practice questions to help you master Year 12 Physics and get a kickstart term 1!
  • + as a BONUS you receive free attendance in Week 1 and 2 of Term 1 at Art of Smart’s weekly HSC Physics classes! (valued at $200)
How can I attend and what is the cost?

Seats are strictly limited to 12 spots, so book your place in our class today!

Investment: $120 (incl GST) for 3 hour workshop
Date: Thursday 16th January

Time: 1-4pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

Investment: $120 (incl GST) for 3 hour workshop
Date: Thursday 23rd January
Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

BOOK NOW

Workshop Teacher

Adrian is a qualified high school teacher, who has a Bachelor of Science in Physics and Chemistry at the University of Sydney. Adrian was awarded the University Medal in both Physics and Chemistry at Sydney University, for coming 1st in the university. He has also completed a Graduate Diploma in Education at the University of Queensland where he was awarded the Dean’s Commendation for Academic Excellence. Adrian is Head of Sciences at Art of Smart, and is very passionate about teaching and would like to see all students reach their full potential. Adrian has 5 years teaching experience supporting students across Chemistry, Physics and Maths, both in leading classes in schools and at our Hornsby Campus, as well as 1 on 1.


 

Biology – Year 12 Kickstarter

In this Year 12 Kickstarter Workshop, we’re going to help you master key challenging areas from Year 12 Module 5 of the Year 12 new HSC Biology syllabus + get a head start on Module 6!

In this 3-hour workshop during the school holidays on Thursday 16th or Thursday 23rd January, we will help you:

  • Master cell control and hormonal variation as part of reproduction
  • Develop an in-depth understanding of Genetic patterns and inheritance variation
  • Apply these concepts to the new HSC syllabus Module 6 – Heredity so you’ve got a kickstart into the next term!
Why is it important to master this now?

These are key concepts in HSC Biology. Don’t continue Year 12 with gaps in your understanding – it’s going to make the HSC course a lot more challenging. This workshop, therefore, will help you build a strong foundation so you can excel in your HSC!

What’s included?
  • 3-hour workshop run by an incredible teacher
  • Small personalised class – so you’re not one of 100 students in a big lecture room. We cap the sessions at 12 students maximum
  • Lesson notes and practice questions to help you master Year 12 Biology and get a kickstart into the next term!
  • + as a BONUS you receive free attendance in Week 1 and 2 of Term 1 at Art of Smart’s weekly HSC Biology classes! (valued at $200)
How can I attend and what is the cost?

Seats are strictly limited to 12 spots, so book your place in our class today!

Investment: $120 (incl GST) for 3 hour workshop
Date: Thursday 16th January

Time: 1-4pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

Investment: $120 (incl GST) for 3 hour workshop
Date: Thursday 23rd January
Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

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Standard Mathematics – Year 12 Kickstarter

In this Year 12 Kickstarter Workshop, we’re going to help you master key challenging areas from Year 12 Standard Maths course and apply them to key exam-style questions!

In this workshop you will learn to:

  • Master Breakeven analysis using simultaneous equations
  • Develop a strong foundation of  the applications of non-right angled trigonometric formulas  
  • Apply these concepts to the HSC syllabus and learn how to solve exam-style questions!
Why is it important to master this now?

Don’t go continue Year 12 with gaps in your understanding – it’s going to make the HSC course a lot more challenging. This workshop, therefore, will help you build a strong foundation so you can excel in your HSC, while also getting you started on the Year 12 material so you’re ready to hit the ground running next term!

What’s included?
  • 3-hour workshop run by an incredible teacher!
  • Small personalised class – so you’re not one of 100 students in a big lecture room. We cap the sessions at 12 students maximum
  • Lesson notes and practice questions to help you master Y12 Standard Maths and get kickstarted into next term!
  • + as a BONUS you receive free attendance in Week 1 and 2 of Term 1 at Art of Smart’s weekly HSC Standard Maths classes! (valued at $130)
How can I attend and what is the cost??

Seats are strictly limited to 12 spots, so book your place in our class today!

Investment: $120 (incl GST) for 3 hour workshop
Date: Wednesday 15th January

Time: 1-4pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

Investment: $120 (incl GST) for 3 hour workshop
Date: Wednesday 22nd January
Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

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Economics – Year 12 Kickstarter

In this workshop, we’re going to help you master the most difficult areas of the Year 12 Economics course, and apply these concepts to exam-style questions!

In this 3-hour hour workshop during the school holidays on Monday 13th or Monday 20th of January, you have the option of two workshops.

Workshop #1: Topic 1 – The Global Economy
  •  Master methods of protection
  • Build your understanding about the Impact of Changing Protection and Free Trade on Australia and the Global Economy 
  • Explore the reasons for differences in between in development between nations
  • Learn how to approach HSC questions to apply your knowledge!
Workshop #2: Topic 3 – Economic Issues
  • Master the Multiplier and enhance your understanding of economic growth
  • Build your confidence in NAIRU and Okun’s Law 
  • Explore the causes of inflation!
  • Learn how to write and approach HSC questions to apply your knowledge! 
Why is it important to master this now?

All of this content lays the foundation for key topics in the Year 12 HSC Economics Course, so it’s going to help you start Year 12 more confidently!

What’s included?
  • 3-hour workshop run by an incredible teacher!
  • Small personalised class – so you’re not one of 100 students in a big lecture room. We cap the sessions at 12 students maximum
  • + as a BONUS you receive free attendance in Week 1 and 2 of Term 1 at Art of Smart’s weekly HSC Economics classes! (valued at $200)
How can I attend and what is the cost??

Seats are strictly limited to 12 spots, so book your place in our class today!

Investment: $120 (incl GST) for 3 hour workshop Topic 1
Date: Monday 13th January

Time: 1-4pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

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Investment: $120 (incl GST) for 3 hour workshop Topic 3
Date: Monday 20th January
Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

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Workshop Teacher

Rowan is the founder of Art of Smart Education, and over the last decade has worked with over 10,000 students across Australia. Rowan has conducted 10 years of research with the top 2% of students in Australia, is the author of the book, Secrets of HSC Success Revealed and his presentations and videos have been viewed over 1.5MN times on Youtube. Rowan also has a Bachelor of Arts/Law (Honours) from USYD, and achieved an ATAR of 99.6 while playing soccer at an elite level for NSW.  Rowan has taught Economics for 10 years, and has supported students scoring 1st in NSW for Economics.

 


 

HSC Science Depth Studies – Chemistry, Physics and Biology

Struggled with Depth Studies in Year 11 and need more support for Year 12?

In these 2 hour workshops, we will help you analyse a mini depth study and get on track for the year ahead! With the choice of 3 workshops, covering all Science courses you will:

  • Get an overview of the applications of your Year 11 and Module 5 Knowledge to a depth study
  • Get clarity on the key report writing skills to ace your school assessments!
  • Learn how to approach questions to maximise your marks!
  • Get your burning questions answered!
Why is it important to master this now?

With the new HSC syllabus in play, how you study, prepare and excel has changed. It means report writing skills are essential in order to master Year 12! You are guaranteed a depth study in Year 12 and you need to be prepared to tackle it!

How can I attend and what is the cost?

Investment: $79 for each 2-hour workshop

Date: Friday 17th January
Time: 9:30 – 11:30am
Subject: Chemistry

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Date: Friday 17th January
Time: 12:30 – 2:30pm
Subject: Physics

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Date: Friday 17th January
Time: 4:30 – 6:30pm
Subject: Biology

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With Year 11 starting in Term 1 of 2020, our Year 11 Kickstarter workshops have been carefully designed to help you develop mastery of the most difficult parts of Year 10 courses, and accelerate you into the Year 11 course so you are confident and ready to nail Year 11 in 2020!

Select your subject to find out more:

English
Mathematics (Advanced – 2U)
Mathematics (3U)
Chemistry
Physics
Biology
Standard Maths
Economics

Prelim HSC English – Mastering Essay Writing Skills

Struggle with writing sophisticated essays for English?

In this Prelim HSC Kickstarter Holiday Workshop, we’re going to help you master Essay Writing for the new HSC English Syllabus!

In this 2.5 hour workshop during the school holidays on Thursday 16th January and Thursday 23rd of January we’re going to help you:

  • Write a Band 6 HSC English Essay for Year 11
  • Craft a compelling thesis statement
  • Identify key ideas to explore in your essay
  • Write a clear, succinct introduction
  • Construct relevant, insightful analysis of your text
  • Craft topic and linking sentences
  • Round out your essay with a clear conclusion
Why is it important to master this now?

With the new HSC syllabus changing assessment types, it means memorising essays for assessments will no longer work. Instead, students need to be building up their writing skills and this takes time! So the best time to work on this is now before things count in Year 12!

What’s included?
  • 2.5-hour workshop run by an experienced HSC English teacher!
  • Small personalised class – so you’re not one of 100 students in a big lecture room. We cap the session at 15 students maximum
  • A resource booklet that guides you through how to craft Band 6 essays
  • + as a BONUS you receive free attendance in Week 1 and 2 of Term 1 at Art of Smart’s weekly Y11 Prelim English classes! (valued at $200)
How can I attend and what is the cost?

Seats are strictly limited to 15 spots, so book your place in our class today!

Investment: $99 (incl GST) for 2.5 hour workshop
Date: Thursday 16th January

Time: 9:30am – 12pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

Investment: $99 (incl GST) for 2.5 hour workshop
Date: Thursday 23rd January
Time: 1:30 – 4pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

BOOK NOW

Workshop Teacher

Greg is a qualified HSC English teacher who has over 20+ years of teaching experience working with Year 11 and 12 students to support them through HSC English from ESL and Standard English to English Extension 1. Greg is also a qualified Studies of Religion teacher. Greg’s extensive experience includes being Head of English at a number of schools, leading the entire schools English faculty to support students, as well as leading Year 11 and 12 HSC English classes for a number of schools. Over this time, Greg has worked with thousands of students, at all levels, and has a wealth of experience and knowledge.


Prelim HSC English – Mastering Creative Writing

Workshop [Module C]

In this Prelim HSC Kickstarter Holiday Workshop, we’re going to help you master Creative Writing for the new HSC English Syllabus and Module C!

In this 2.5 hour hour workshop during the school holidays on Tuesday 14th and Tuesday 21st of January we’re going to help you:

  • Write a Band 6 creative writing story for Module C
  • Craft a compelling character
  • Develop your narrative and plot ideas
  • Choose your setting, point of view and voice
  • Edit, enhance and polish your creative piece and
  • Integrate key ideas from your prescribed texts
Why is it important to master this now?

With the new HSC syllabus changing assessment types, it means memorising creative writing pieces for assessments will no longer work. Instead, students need to be building up their writing skills and this takes time! So the best time to work on this is now before things count in Year 12!

What’s included?
  • 2.5-hour workshop run by an experienced HSC English teacher!
  • Small personalised class – so you’re not one of 100 students in a big lecture room. We cap the session at 15 students maximum
  • A resource booklet that guides you through how to craft Band 6 essays
  • + as a BONUS you receive free attendance in Week 1 and 2 of Term 1 at Art of Smart’s weekly Y11 Prelim English classes! (valued at $200)
How can I attend and what is the cost?

Seats are strictly limited to 15 spots, so book your place in our class today!

Investment: $99 (incl GST) for 2.5 hour workshop
Date:Tuesday 14th January

Time: 9:30am – 12pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

Investment: $99 (incl GST) for 2.5 hour workshop
Date:Tuesday 21st January
Time: 1:30 – 4pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

BOOK NOW

Workshop Teacher

Greg is a qualified HSC English teacher who has over 20+ years of teaching experience working with Year 11 and 12 students to support them through HSC English from ESL and Standard English to English Extension 1. Greg is also a qualified Studies of Religion teacher. Greg’s extensive experience includes being Head of English at a number of schools, leading the entire schools English faculty to support students, as well as leading Year 11 and 12 HSC English classes for a number of schools. Over this time, Greg has worked with thousands of students, at all levels, and has a wealth of experience and knowledge.


 

Prelim HSC Advanced Math Kickstarter

In this 2.5 hour workshop during the school holidays on Wednesday 15th January or Wednesday 22nd January, we’re going to help you master the key components from last year so that you’re prepared for Year 11.

In this workshop you will learn to:

  • Review of Year 10 5.2/5.3 Level Functions and Graphing
  • Introduction to Absolute value graphs
  • Applications of non-right angled trigonometric formulas to determine unknown sides and angles 
Why is it important to master this now?

Don’t go into Year 11 with gaps in your understanding – it’s going to make the Prelim HSC course a lot more challenging. This workshop therefore will help you build a strong foundation from your year 10 knowledge so you can excel in your HSC, while also getting you started on the Year 11 material so you’re ready to hit the ground running next term!

What’s included?
  • 2.5-hour workshop run by an incredible teacher!
  • Small personalised class – so you’re not one of 100 students in a big lecture room. We cap the sessions at 12 students maximum
  • Lesson notes and practice questions to help you master Y11 2U Maths and get a kickstart with Year 11 Functions and Trigonometry
  • + as a BONUS you receive free attendance in Week 1 and 2 of Term 1 at Art of Smart’s weekly Y11 Prelim 2U Maths classes! (valued at $200)
How can I attend and what is the cost??

Seats are strictly limited to 12 spots, so book your place in our class today!

Investment: $99 (incl GST) for 2.5 hour workshop
Date: Wednesday 15th January

Time: 9:30am – 12pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

Investment: $99 (incl GST) for 2.5 hour workshop
Date: Wednesday 22nd January
Time: 1:30pm – 4pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

BOOK NOW

Workshop Teacher

James is currently studying a Bachelor of Commerce/Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Hons) at UNSW Sydney, where he is majoring in Pure Mathematics and Financial Economics. James is a graduate from Knox Grammar who scored an ATAR of 99.35. James has extensive experience leading students in 3U Mathematics through the HSC, and leads our Year 12 3U Maths classes.


 


Prelim HSC 3U Maths Kickstarter

In this 2.5 hour workshop during the school holidays on Tuesday 14th January or Tuesday 21st January, we’re going to help you master the key components from the last year so that you’re prepared for Year 11.

We’re going to help you:

  • Master Year 10 Knowledge of Parabolas, Hyperbolas and Linear functions
  • Get confident with Curve Sketching transformations
  • Apply your knowledge to exam style questions!
Why is it important to master this now?

Don’t go into Year 11 with gaps in your understanding – it’s going to make the Prelim HSC course a lot more challenging. This workshop therefore will help you build a strong foundation so you can excel in Year 11, while also getting you started on the material so you’re ready to hit the ground running next term!

What’s included?
  • 2.5-hour workshop run by an incredible teacher!
  • Small personalised class – so you’re not one of 100 students in a big lecture room. We cap the sessions at 12 students maximum
  • Lesson notes and practice questions to help you master Y11 3U Maths and get a kickstart with applications of harder Curve Sketching
  • + as a BONUS you receive free attendance in Week 1 and 2 of Term 1 at Art of Smart’s weekly Y11 Prelim 3U Maths classes! (valued at $200)
How can I attend and what is the cost?

Seats are strictly limited to 12 spots, so book your place in our class today!

Investment: $99 (incl GST) for 2.5 hour workshop
Date: Tuesday 14th January

Time: 9:30am-12pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

Investment: $99 (incl GST) for 2.5 hour workshop
Date: Tuesday 21st January
Time: 1:30 – 4pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

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Workshop Teacher

James is currently studying a Bachelor of Commerce/Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Hons) at UNSW Sydney, where he is majoring in Pure Mathematics and Financial Economics. James is a graduate from Knox Grammar who scored an ATAR of 99.35. James has extensive experience leading students in 3U Mathematics through the HSC, and leads our Year 12 3U Maths classes.



Prelim HSC Chemistry Kickstarter

In this Year 11 Kickstarter Workshop, we’re going to help you master key challenging areas from Year 10 and get a headstart on the Year 11 Prelim HSC syllabus!

In this 2.5 hour workshop during the school holidays on Monday 13th or Monday 20th January, our Head of Science Adrian will help you:

  • Review and Master the atomic structure 
  • Build a strong understanding of Ionic nomenclature and solubility rules
  • Develop an understanding of periodicity trends and modes of bonding

Why is it important to master this now?

These are the concepts that sit in the engine room of all the incoming Chemistry for your Prelim HSC. Don’t go into Year 11 with gaps in your understanding – it’s going to make the Prelim HSC course a lot more challenging. This workshop therefore will help you build a strong foundation so you can excel in your HSC, while also getting you started on the Year 11 material so you’re ready to hit the ground running next term!

What’s included?
  • 2.5 hour workshop run by an incredible teacher!
  • Small personalised class – so you’re not one of 100 students in a big lecture room. We cap the sessions at 12 students maximum
  • Lesson notes and practice questions to help you master Year 11 Chemistry and master Module 1 for Year 11.
  • + as a BONUS you receive free attendance in Week 1 and 2 of Term 1 at Art of Smart’s weekly Y11 Prelim Chemistry classes! (valued at $200)
How can I attend and what is the cost?

Seats are strictly limited to 12 spots, so book your place in our class today!

Investment: $99 (incl GST) for 2.5 hour workshop
Date: Monday 13th January

Time: 9:30am – 12pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

Investment: $99 (incl GST) for 2.5 hour workshop
Date: Monday 20th January
Time: 1:30 – 4pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

BOOK NOW

Workshop Teacher

Adrian is a qualified high school teacher, who has a Bachelor of Science in Physics and Chemistry at the University of Sydney. Adrian was awarded the University Medal in both Physics and Chemistry at Sydney University, for coming 1st in the university. He has also completed a Graduate Diploma in Education at the University of Queensland where he was awarded the Dean’s Commendation for Academic Excellence. Adrian is Head of Sciences at Art of Smart, and is very passionate about teaching and would like to see all students reach their full potential. Adrian has 5 years teaching experience supporting students across Chemistry, Physics and Maths, both in leading classes in schools and at our Hornsby Campus, as well as 1 on 1.


Prelim HSC Physics Kickstarter

In this Year 11 Kickstarter Workshop, we’re going to help you master key challenging areas from Year 10  and get a headstart on the Year 11 Physics syllabus!

In this 2.5 hour workshop during the school holidays on Thursday 16th or Thursday 23rd January, our Head of Science, Adrian will help you:

  • Master  rectilinear kinematics and learn to derive the equations of motion
  • Apply one dimensional kinematics problem solving skills to exam style questions
  • Learn 2D Kinematics vector anaylsis and applications!
Why is it important to master this now?

These are foundational concepts in HSC Physics. Don’t continue into Year 11 with gaps in your understanding – it’s going to make the Prelim HSC course a lot more challenging. This workshop therefore will help you build a strong foundation so you can excel in your Prelim HSC, while also getting you started on the Year 11 material so you’re ready to hit the ground running next term!

What’s included?
  • 2.5-hour workshop run by our Head of Sciences, Adrian
  • Small personalised class – so you’re not one of 100 students in a big lecture room. We cap the sessions at 12 students maximum
  • Lesson notes and practice questions to help you master Year 11 Physics and get a kick start term 1!
  • + as a BONUS you receive free attendance in Week 1 and 2 of Term 1 at Art of Smart’s weekly Y11 Prelim Physics classes! (valued at $200)
How can I attend and what is the cost?

Seats are strictly limited to 12 spots, so book your place in our class today!

Investment: $99 (incl GST) for 2.5 hour workshop
Date: Thursday 16th January

Time: 9:30am – 12pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

Investment: $99 (incl GST) for 2.5 hour workshop
Date: Thursday 23rd January
Time: 1:30 – 4pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

BOOK NOW

Workshop Teacher

Adrian is a qualified high school teacher, who has a Bachelor of Science in Physics and Chemistry at the University of Sydney. Adrian was awarded the University Medal in both Physics and Chemistry at Sydney University, for coming 1st in the university. He has also completed a Graduate Diploma in Education at the University of Queensland where he was awarded the Dean’s Commendation for Academic Excellence. Adrian is Head of Sciences at Art of Smart, and is very passionate about teaching and would like to see all students reach their full potential. Adrian has 5 years teaching experience supporting students across Chemistry, Physics and Maths, both in leading classes in schools and at our Hornsby Campus, as well as 1 on 1.


Prelim HSC Biology Kickstarter

In this Year 11 Kickstarter Workshop, we’re going to help you master key challenging areas from Year 10 and get a headstart on the Year 11 Biology syllabus!

In this 2.5 hour workshop during the school holidays on Thursday 16th or Thursday 23rd January, we will help you:

  • Master Adaption and the Theory of Evolution 
  • Develop an in-depth understanding of Year 10 topics for applications to past ecosystems and population dynamics
  • Apply these concepts to the new Prelim HSC syllabus with exam style questions!
Why is it important to master this now?

These are key concepts in HSC Biology. Don’t continue Year 11 with gaps in your understanding – it’s going to make the Prelim HSC course a lot more challenging. This workshop therefore will help you build a strong foundation so you can excel in your Prelim HSC!

What’s included?
  • 2.5-hour workshop run by an incredible teacher
  • Small personalised class – so you’re not one of 100 students in a big lecture room. We cap the sessions at 12 students maximum
  • Lesson notes and practice questions to help you master Year 11 Biology and get kickstarted into the next term!
  • + as a BONUS you receive free attendance in Week 1 and 2 of Term 1 at Art of Smart’s weekly Y11 Prelim Biology classes! (valued at $200)
How can I attend and what is the cost?

Seats are strictly limited to 12 spots, so book your place in our class today!

Investment: $99 (incl GST) for 2.5 hour workshop
Date:Thursday 16th January

Time: 9:30am – 12pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

Investment: $99 (incl GST) for 2.5 hour workshop
Date:Thursday 23rd January
Time: 1:30 – 4pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

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Prelim HSC Standard Maths Kickstarter

In this Year 11 Kickstarter Workshop, we’re going to help you master key challenging areas from Year 10 Standard Maths course and get a headstart on the Year 11 Syllabus!

 In this workshop you will learn to:

  • Master Linear equations and construction of equations given a graph
  • Develop a strong understanding of financial math calculations   
  • Apply these concepts to the Prelim HSC syllabus and learn how to solve exam style questions!
Why is it important to master this now?

Don’t go continue Year 11 with gaps in your understanding – it’s going to make the Prelim HSC course a lot more challenging. This workshop therefore will help you build a strong foundation so you can excel in year 10 content, while also getting you started on the Year 11 material so you’re ready to hit the ground running next term!

What’s included?
  • 2.5-hour workshop run by an incredible teacher!
  • Small personalised class – so you’re not one of 100 students in a big lecture room. We cap the sessions at 12 students maximum
  • Lesson notes and practice questions to help you master Y11 Standard Maths and get kickstarted into next term!
  • + as a BONUS you receive free attendance in Week 1 and 2 of Term 1 at Art of Smart’s weekly Y11 Prelim Standard Maths classes! (valued at $130)
How can I attend and what is the cost??

Seats are strictly limited to 12 spots, so book your place in our class today!

Investment: $99 (incl GST) for 2.5 hour workshop
Date: Wednesday 15th January

Time: 9:30am – 12pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

Investment: $99 (incl GST) for 2.5 hour workshop
Date: Wednesday 22nd January
Time: 1:30 – 4pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

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Prelim HSC Economics Kickstarter

In this workshop we’re going to help you master the concepts from Year 10 Commerce and get a headstart on the Year 11 Syllabus!

In this 2.5 hour workshop during the school holidays on Monday 13th or Monday 20th of January, you will learn:

  • Master Opportunity cost and the Factors of Production
  • Build your confidence in the circular flow of income
  • Learn how to approach Prelim HSC questions and apply your knowledge! 
Why is it important to master this now?

All of this content lays the foundation for key topics in the Year 11 HSC Economics Course, so it’s going to help you start Year 11 more confidently!

What’s included?
  • 2.5-hour workshop run by an incredible teacher!
  • Small personalised class – so you’re not one of 100 students in a big lecture room. We cap the sessions at 12 students maximum
  • + as a BONUS you receive free attendance in Week 1 and 2 of Term 1 at Art of Smart’s weekly Y11 Prelim Economics classes! (valued at $200)
How can I attend and what is the cost??

Seats are strictly limited to 12 spots, so book your place in our class today!

Investment: $99 (incl GST) for 2.5 hour workshop
Date:Monday 13th January

Time: 9:30am – 12pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

Investment: $99 (incl GST) for 2.5 hour workshop
Date:Monday 20th January
Time: 1:30 – 4pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

BOOK NOW

Workshop Teacher

Rowan is the founder of Art of Smart Education, and over the last decade has worked with over 10,000 students across Australia. Rowan has conducted 10 years of research with the top 2% of students in Australia, is the author of the book, Secrets of HSC Success Revealed and his presentations and videos have been viewed over 1.5MN times on Youtube. Rowan also has a Bachelor of Arts/Law (Honours) from USYD, and achieved an ATAR of 99.6 while playing soccer at an elite level for NSW.  Rowan has taught Economics for 10 years, and has supported students scoring 1st in NSW for Econo

 

Our Year 7-11 workshops are designed to support students and parents with the key study and exam skills and strategies they need to build positive habits that help them stay healthy while excelling in high school. 

Select your subject to find out more:
How to Ace HSC Physics for the New HSC Syllabus 
How to Ace HSC Chemistry for the New HSC Syllabus
How to Ace HSC English for the New HSC Syllabus
How to Step up from Year 10 to Ace Year 11


How to Ace HSC Physics for the New HSC Syllabus!

Struggled with the new Physics syllabus in the last term?

In this FREE 1.5 hour workshops, our head of Science Adrian is going to break down the new syllabus and show you valuable time management and study tricks to help you excel in Physics moving forward. 

We’ll help you:

  • Get an overview of the entire HSC Physics Course and each of the Modules
  • Get clarity on the key skills you’re going to need to excel in Physics in Year 12
  • Identify what you need to be doing throughout the next term so you can stay ahead
  • Learn how to write your study notes for HSC Physics so that you’re ready for exams
  • Learn how to prepare for your HSC Physics depth study and skills assessments
  • Learn how to study and prepare for your HSC Physics exams so you can max your marks
  • Get your burning questions answered!
Why is it important to master this now?

With the new HSC syllabus in play, how you study, prepare and excel has changed. It means learning the best methods to get ahead in Physics is essential in order to master Year 12! 

How can I attend and what is the cost?

Investment: FREE for a 1 hour workshop + 30 minute Q&A!

Date: Thursday 16th January
Time: 6-7:30pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

BOOK NOW

Workshop Presenter

Adrian is a qualified high school teacher, who has a Bachelor of Science in Physics and Chemistry at the University of Sydney. Adrian was awarded the University Medal in both Physics and Chemistry at Sydney University, for coming 1st in the university. He has also completed a Graduate Diploma in Education at the University of Queensland where he was awarded the Dean’s Commendation for Academic Excellence. Adrian is Head of Sciences at Art of Smart, and is very passionate about teaching and would like to see all students reach their full potential. Adrian has 5 years teaching experience supporting students across Chemistry, Physics and Maths, both in leading classes in schools and at our Hornsby Campus, as well as 1 on 1.



How to Ace HSC Chemistry for the New HSC Syllabus!

Struggling with Chemistry and unsure how to study for it?

In this FREE 1.5 hour workshops, our head of Science Adrian is going to break down the new syllabus and show you valuable time management and study tricks to help you excel in Chemistry moving forward. 

We’ll help you:

  • Get an overview of the entire HSC Chemistry Course and each of the Modules
  • Get clarity on the key skills you’re going to need to excel in Chemistry
  • Identify what you need to be doing throughout the next term so you can stay ahead
  • Learn how to write your study notes for HSC Chemistry so that you’re ready for exams
  • Learn how to prepare for your HSC Chemistry depth study and skills assessments
  • Learn how to study and prepare for your HSC Chemistry exams so you can max your marks
  • Get your burning questions answered!
Why is it important to master this now?

With the new HSC syllabus in play, how you study, prepare and excel has changed. It means learning the best methods to get ahead in Chemistry is essential in order to master Year 12! 

How can I attend and what is the cost?

Investment: FREE for a 1 hour workshop + 30 minute Q&A!

Date: Monday 20th January
Time: 6-7:30pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

BOOK NOW

Workshop Presenter

Adrian is a qualified high school teacher, who has a Bachelor of Science in Physics and Chemistry at the University of Sydney. Adrian was awarded the University Medal in both Physics and Chemistry at Sydney University, for coming 1st in the university. He has also completed a Graduate Diploma in Education at the University of Queensland where he was awarded the Dean’s Commendation for Academic Excellence. Adrian is Head of Sciences at Art of Smart, and is very passionate about teaching and would like to see all students reach their full potential. Adrian has 5 years teaching experience supporting students across Chemistry, Physics and Maths, both in leading classes in schools and at our Hornsby Campus, as well as 1 on 1.

 



How to Ace HSC English for the New HSC Syllabus!

Struggle when studying for HSC English? Can’t manage your time properly leading up to exams and assessments?

In this FREE workshop during the school holidays on Thursday 23rd January from 6-7:30pm, Rowan Kunz, the CEO of Art of Smart Education and author of Secrets of HSC Success Revealed will draw upon the best ways to tackle the New HSC English Syllabus!

In this workshop, Rowan will help you:

  • Get an overview of the entire HSC English Course and each of the Modules
  • Get clarity on the key skills you’re going to need to excel in English in Year 12
  • Identify what you need to be doing from Week 1 of next term so you can stay ahead
  • How to write your study notes for HSC English so you’re ready to write essays quickly
  • How to study and prepare for your HSC English assessments so you can max your marks
  • Get your burning questions answered!

Why is it important to master this now? 

With significant changes made to the Preliminary and HSC English Syllabus, it is essential to get your head around the best methods of tackling English, while balancing your time amongst other subjects!

How can I attend and what is the cost?? 

This workshop is FREE for parents and students!

Investment: FREE for 1.5 hour workshop including Q&A
Date: Thursday 23rd January
Time: 6pm-7:30pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

BOOK NOW

Workshop Presenter

Rowan is the founder of Art of Smart Education, and over the last decade has worked with over 10,000 students across Australia. Rowan has conducted 10 years of research with the top 2% of students in Australia, is the author of the book, Secrets of HSC Success Revealed and his presentations and videos have been viewed over 1.5MN times on Youtube. Rowan also has a Bachelor of Arts/Law (Honours) from USYD, and achieved an ATAR of 99.6 while playing soccer at an elite level for NSW. 



How to Step Up from Year 10 to Ace Year 11!

Are you a parent of a student in Year 7-10 and have lots of questions about how to help them develop the key study, exam, and life habits they need so they can achieve their potential while staying healthy when they reach Year 11 and 12?

In this FREE hands-on workshop, we will help you develop the key study, time management and organisational skills you need for Year 11-12.

We will cover:

  • How to set goals for school
  • How to structure your study notes, and why it’s critical to get ahead
  • How to structure your weekly study and how to create a proven study plan to get CONSISTENT work done!
  • How to minimise your procrastination and stay motivated
  • Specific study strategies you can implement to boost your memory retention
  • How to stay healthy, deal with stress and not burn out!

Overall, you will leave the workshop with a plan of attack you can implement to study smart for Term 1 2020 and beyond so you can ACE your school year!

What you’ll get:
  • Workshop led by CEO of Art of Smart Education, Rowan Kunz, who is the author of ‘Secrets of HSC Success Revealed’ and has conducted 10 years of research with Australia’s top students to identify the key study strategies that make the difference!
  • 1.5-hour engaging workshop in a small group format 
  • A workbook to help you develop rock solid study routines in 2020 and 2021!
How can I attend?

Seats are strictly limited so book your place today!

Date: Tuesday 4th February
Time: 6 – 7:30pm
Location: Level 1, 252 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby

What is the cost?

The workshop is absolutely free for parents and students!

BOOK NOW

Workshop Presenter

Rowan is the founder of Art of Smart Education, and over the last decade has worked with over 10,000 students across Australia. Rowan has conducted 10 years of research with the top 2% of students in Australia, is the author of the book, Secrets of HSC Success Revealed and his presentations and videos have been viewed over 1.5MN times on Youtube. Rowan also has a Bachelor of Arts/Law (Honours) from USYD, and achieved an ATAR of 99.6 while playing soccer at an elite level for NSW.

 

 

 

 

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