10 min
Review of Last Week
A review of prior week to reinforce learning and retention.

 10 min
Reinforcement Quiz
A quiz to assess their understanding of the previous week’s lesson.

 30 min
Content Delivery
Students are guided through detailed analysis of the subject material by the tutor. The aim is to break up material so that it can be manageably understood and retained by students.

 25 min
Practice Questions and Answers
A practical session where students are guided on how to answer math questions
and offered feedback on their answers and working out.

 15 min
Recap & Quiz
Students test their mastery of the concepts presented through a short quiz. Real
time feedback is given to identify areas for further practice.

Term course

Potentia term 1 Oct - Dec

Term 1. October - December

Module 1: The Earth and Space

Lesson 1: The Big Bang Theory and Origin of the Universe

Lesson 2: Components of the Universe

Lesson 3: The Theory of Continetnal Drift

Lesson 4: The Theory of Plate Techtonics

Lesson 5: Implications of the Theory of Plate Techtonics

Lesson 6: Geological History

Lesson 7: Earth and Space Review Test

Lesson 8: Module 2 - Introduction to the Living world

Lesson 9: Cell Theory

Lesson 10: Humans and Systems in the Human Body  

Potentia term 2 Jan - April

Term 2: January - April

Module 2: The Living World

Lesson 1: Reproduction - Asexual

Lesson 2: Disease - Infectious and Non-Infectious

Lesson 3: Evolution

Lesson 4: The Living World - Review Test

Lesson 5: Module 3 Introduction - The Chemical World 
Introductory Chemistry 1 - Chemical Bonding

Lesson 6: Introductory Chemistry 2 - Periodic Table Trends

Lesson 7: Introductory Chemistry 3 - Inorganic Compounds

Lesson 8: Introductory Chemistry 4 - Organic Chemistry 1

Lesson 9: Introductory Chemistry 5 - Organic Chemistry 2

Lesson 10: Introductory Chemistry 6 - Molecules and Lattices

Potentia term 3 April - July

Term 3. April - July

Module 3: The Chemical World

Lesson 1: Introductory Chemistry 7 - Intermolecular Forces

Lesson 2: Introductory Chemistry 8 - Solubility in Water

Lesson 3: Introductory Chemistry 9 - Solubility Rules

Lesson 4: Introductory Chemistry 10 - Moles 1

Lesson 5: Introductory Chemistry 11 - Moles 2

Lesson 6: Introductory Chemistry 12 - Concentrations

Lesson 7: Introductory Chemistry Review Test

Lesson 8: Introductory Physics 1 - Energy Forces and motion

Lesson 9: Introductory Physics 2 - Vectors

Lesson 10: Introductory Physics 3 - Vector Resolution

Potentia term 4 July - Sept

Term 4. July - September

Module 4: Introductory Physics

Lesson 1: Introductory Physics 4 - Kinematics

Lesson 2: Introductory Physics 5 - Answering Kinematic Questions

Lesson 3: Introductory Physics 6 - Newton's Laws

Lesson 4: Introductory Physics 7 - Free Body Diagrams

Lesson 5: Introductory Physics 8 - Momentum and Impulse

Lesson 6: Introductory Physics 9 - Laws of Conservation of Momentum

Lesson 7: Introductory Physics 10 - Forces

Lesson 8: Introductory Physics 11 - Gravitational Potential Energy

Lesson 9: Introductory Physics 12 - Non Linear Motion and Centripetal Force

Lesson 10: Introductyory Physics Review Exam


Improve your mark and rank at school by getting a head start on your subject. Potentia courses are three months (one term) in advance of the school year. Vertical streaming ensures that all students can be extended to their level of ability.


As you achieve success build confidence in your ability. This will help you not just at high school but in your journey of lifelong learning.


Continue to build a solid foundation for your future success both at school and in life. Learning at Potentia helps you to be expert inr your subject which prepares you for post-school learning.

Learning philosophy

Learning materials

Constantly updated to reflect curriculum changes as well as best practice in learning, our materials are uniquely developed by highly trained teachers with many years’ experience.

Expert tutors

From recent HSC high achiever mentors to qualified professional teachers with subject expertise, all our tutors are trained in our unique system.

Continuous tutor training

We’re at the forefront of teaching and learning leadership, continually adapting our programs and approach to ensure the very best educational experience for your child.

Learning software

Enhancing our face-to-face teaching, our leading platform provides additional material to aid learning, as well as online assessment and reporting so we can monitor your child’s progress.

Power sessions

Power Sessions reinforce the concepts explored in our Excel class groups, pairing your child with other high-performers in a small work group to review materials and practice study skills.


We look after the whole child, not just their results. As the only tutoring college working with psychologists, we provide opportunities to learn additional life skills to foster both learning and wellbeing.

Learning Hubs

Designed to optimise your child’s learning experience and provide a safe, welcoming space, our tech-enabled classrooms provide digital screens and interactive digital whiteboards. We also offer quiet study areas, kitchen facilities and free Wi-Fi.

Feedback Loop

Potentia’s proven process of continual improvement draws on current best practice in achieving great performance – proactively supporting your child to unlock their potential.