Lesson breakdown
Review and Reinforcement
A review of prior week to reinforce learning and retention.
15 min
Explain and Explore
Students are guided through a detailed analysis of the subject material by the tutor. The aim is to break up the material so that it can be manageably understood and retained by students.
45 min
Practice and Performance
A practical session where students are guided on how to answer varying question types including essays, short response and creative writing. Tutors offer feedback on their answers
45 min
Recap and Synthesise
Students test their mastery of the concepts and run through examples of how questions could be answered to maximise marks.
10 min
Term course program
Potentia Term 1
Texts and Human Experiences: Students are prepared for both sections of the Common Module through guided analysis of a variety of texts and practice writing short-answer questions for a range of marks. Students are guided through discussion, note-taking and essay planning for their unique prescribed text as well as being exposed to a range of potential essay questions. View the lesson plan
T1
Oct - Dec
Potentia Term 2
Textual Conversations: Students undertake a close breakdown of the different skills required for Module A. Students are guided through discussion, note-taking and essay planning for their unique prescribed text as well as being exposed to a range of potential essay questions. View the lesson plan
T2
Jan - Apr
Potentia Term 3
Critical Study of Literature: Students are guided in how to conduct a close, critical examination of their prescribed text. Students’ notetaking is structured in order to cover all required elements of this module and they are assisted in planning, structuring and writing essays for a variety of unseen questions. View the lesson plan
T3
Apr - Jul
Potentia Term 4
HSC Prep: Students undertake an overview of the entire HSC course, ensuring their notes for each module are detailed and practising a range of essay plans and responses for unseen questions. View the lesson plan
T4
Jul - Sept

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