Master HSC English in Year 12 with inspirational tutoring.

Small personalised classes + 1 on 1 sessions for Standard & Advanced English taught by experienced teachers.

1. We help you gain an in-depth understanding of your prescribed HSC English texts.

Our HSC English tutoring helps students systematically develop an in-depth understanding and mastery of your prescribed HSC English texts so you can craft sophisticated analysis for your HSC assessments.

2. We develop your HSC English writing skills so you can ace your HSC assessments.

Our HSC English tutoring helps students develop their essay, imaginative, persuasive and discursive writing skills through extensive HSC style practice question work, so you can confidently respond to questions in exam conditions!

3. We get you confident and organised for HSC English with inspirational mentoring

Recognising that excelling in HSC English isn’t simply an equation of knowing your quotes and techniques, our HSC English team mentor you, teaching you how to effectively study and prepare for your HSC English assessments!

Here’s how our Year 12 English support works:

1-Hour Individual Tutoring Session

We work with you 1 on 1 focusing on your prescribed texts from school to help you develop sophisticated analysis to prepare you for your HSC English assessments.  

1.5-Hour Skills Focused Class

In our skills focused classes, we help you develop your writing skills, showing you how to craft Band 6 essays, and imaginative, persuasive and discursive writing so you can excel in assessments!

New HSC Syllabus Resources

Get equipped with text specific workbooks, with key insights into your prescribed texts, practice questions, a sample essay and more that help you deconstruct your prescribed texts!

Taught by Experienced Teachers

Our HSC English classes are led by Greg Virtue, a qualified English teacher, with over 20 years of teaching experience, including roles as Head of English at a number of schools across NSW!

English 1 on 1 and Class Structure

Designed to support students excel with the new HSC English syllabus, students receive 1-hour 1 on 1 tutoring support and then join a 1.5-hour class to help them further develop their writing skills for their assessments.

New Syllabus HSC English Class Term Program

12 weekly engaging lessons per term

Common Module: Texts & Human Experiences

  • Week 1: The Common Module Concepts 
  • Week 2: Literary Texts
  • Week 3: Prescribed Texts
  • Week 4: Multimodal Presentations
  • Week 5: Form and Experience
  • Week 6: Narrative & Plot
  • Week 7: Representation of Experience
  • Week 8: Voice & Experience
  • Week 9: Figurative Language
  • Week 10: The Essay Form – A Review
  • Week 11: Practice HSC Writing Task
  • Week 12: Review of Writing Task

How to Write a HSC English Essay

  • Week 1: Essay Plan: Three steps to question analysis
  • Week 2: From question analysis to essay plan
  • Week 3: Thesis statements
  • Week 4: Full form of the introduction
  • Week 5: Topic sentences
  • Week 6: Progressing the argument
  • Week 7: Textual evidence
  • Week 8: Textual analysis
  • Week 9: Coherence and cohesion
  • Week 10: Conclusions
  • Week 11: Practice HSC Writing Task
  • Week 12: Review of Writing Task

Writing for Module C

  • Week 1: Features of a Text
  • Week 2: Ways of Responding to Texts
  • Week 3: The Persuasive Mode
  • Week 4: The Discursive Mode
  • Week 5: The Imaginative Mode
  • Week 6: Features of Voice Part 1
  • Week 7: Features of Voice Part 2
  • Week 8: Writing Reflections
  • Week 9: Technique or Strategy
  • Week 10: Review of Module C – Knowledge Check
  • Week 11: Practice HSC Writing Task
  • Week 12: Review of Writing Task

Preparing for the HSC Trials & Exams

  • Week 1: Short Answer/Unseen Revision
  • Week 2: How to Prepare for Paper 2 + Timed Essay Task
  • Week 3: How to Study for HSC English Exams + Practice Task
  • Week 4: How to Practice for HSC English + Practice Task
  • Week 5: HSC Trials Recovery
  • Week 6: How to Use Your HSC Trials Feedback
  • Week 7: Reviewing Module A, B and C
  • Week 8: How to Handle the Time Pressures in English Exams + Timed Writing Task
  • Week 9: Consolidating Your English Notes & TEE Tables
  • Week 10: Building your HSC Exam Study Plan + Timed Writing Task
  • Week 11: Practice HSC Writing Task + Targeted Revision
  • Week 12: Practice HSC Writing Task + Targeted Revision + Mock HSC Exam

Here’s a sneak peak of our Year 12 HSC English Resources!

Our HSC English Resources are:

 

  • Designed by a qualified English teacher, Dr Anna McHugh, who has a PhD from Sydney University and Oxford, and has taught HSC English for over a decade in NSW’s top schools.
  • Cover each prescribed HSC English text specifically for the new HSC English Syllabus, across both Standard and Advanced English for the Common Module, Module A and Module B. 
  • Include practice HSC style exam questions, sample Band 6 essays, and key context and insights to help you develop a more comprehensive understanding of your text.
  • Show you step by step how to write Band 6 responses, including thesis statements, analysis for your paragraphs, compelling characterisation and more! 
  • Includes over 400+ pages of resources and support to help you ace HSC English for the new HSC English Syllabus!

Learn from and be inspired by experienced HSC English teachers

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’s extensive experience includes being Head of English at a number of schools, leading the entire schools English faculty to support students. Over this time, Greg has worked with thousands of students, at all levels, and has a wealth of experience and knowledge. 

Greg is a new HSC English Syllabus Expert! Come and try a class with Greg and get inspired!

Successfully helping students excel in HSC English at school since 2009

5,000+

Students we’ve tutored & mentored

19.41%

Ave mark increase of our students

150K+

Hours we’ve tutored & counting

Year 12 English Class Term Timetable

12 x 1.5 hour engaging weekly lessons to build your writing skills


Hornsby

Tuesday 4:30PM – 6:00PM and 6:00-7:30PM
Wednesday 4:30PM-6PM
Thursday 4:30PM – 6:00PM
Saturday 1:30PM – 3:00PM and 3:00PM – 4:30PM

 

Class location or timing doesn’t fit your schedule?
We provide standalone 1 on 1 tutoring in homes across Sydney.

Year 12 English Tutoring Pricing

1 on 1 + Class: $130 per week for 2.5 hours support
1 on 1: From $90 per hour
Class: $70 per week for 1.5 hour class

Here’s what you will receive:

  • Classes taught by experienced HSC English teachers
  • 12 x Personalised 1 on 1 Tutoring Sessions 
  • 12 x 1.5 Hour Skills Focused Classes 
  • Comprehensive Text Specific New HSC Syllabus Resource Books
  • Step-by-Step resources to develop your writing skills
  • Practice HSC style questions and mock HSC exams
  • Study pass to study at our campus during the week

All classes come with a First Lesson Money Back Guarantee, so you can get confident that the class is the right fit for you!

Say goodbye to HSC worry with our proven results

150+

Schools our students attend

7 in 10

Students score a Band 5 or 6

96%

Gain entry to goal uni course

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