September Holiday English Program

Stay one step ahead of your English Exams with TSSM’s September Holiday English Exam Preparation Program. This program has been carefully designed to propel students closer to achieving an A+ on their final English examinations.

Core benefits include:

  • Detailed content revision
  • Essential exam practice
  • Superior exam techniques
  • Effective problem solving strategies
  • Powerful study habits
  • Time management skills

TSSM’s September Holiday English Exam Preparation Program will improve your VCE performance with:

  • Advanced exam techniques
  • Assistance on examination tricks, common student pitfalls and errors
  • Individual motivation and support
  • Interactive teaching that reinforces concepts taught at schools
  • Open, ‘ask questions’ teaching environments
  • Powerful study habit tips
  • Practice on an extensive range of likely examination questions
  • Problem solving strategies
  • Professional concept revision that reduces pre-examination pressures
  • Thorough tuition on core VCE concepts
  • Emphasis on learning and reviewing examinable content
  • A set of comprehensive revision notes, written to an A+ level

TSSM’s September Holiday Units 3 and 4 English Exam Preparation Program addresses all 3 sections of the official English Exam including:

  1. Section A (Text response – One third of the English examination).

    Students are given the opportunity to attend a detailed review of one or more of their chosen texts (from VCAA’s Text List 1) for 2 hours. TSSM covers all 21 texts from Text List 1.
     
  2. Section B (Comparative Text – One third of the English examination).

    Students are given the opportunity to attend a detailed review of their comparative text (from VCAA’s Text List 2) for 4.5 hours. Students should note that in their examination they will be expected to write on the comparative text.
     
  3. Section C (Analysis of language use - One third of the English examination).

    Students are advised to attend TSSM’s Analysis of language use session (2 hours) which will hone in on their language analysis skills.

 

TSSM also offers programs for Unit 2 English and Units 3 and 4 English Language. Please click below for information:

TSSM also offers September Holiday programs for many other subjects. Please click below for information:


 

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After Darkness - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on After Darkness will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Analysing Argument - Exam Preparation

Students will be encouraged to develop a practical grasp of all Units 3 and 4 Areas of Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Behind the Beautiful Forevers - Exam Preparation

Students will be encouraged to develop a practical grasp of all Units 3 and 4 Areas of Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on Behind the Beautiful Forevers will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Burial Rites - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on Burial Rites will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Extinction - Exam Preparation

Students will be encouraged to develop a practical grasp of all Units 3 and 4 Areas of Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on Extinction will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Frankenstein - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on Frankenstein will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


I for Isobel - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on I for Isobel will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


In Cold Blood - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on In Cold Blood will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Island: Collected Stories - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on Island: Collected Stories will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Like a House on Fire - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on Like a House on Fire will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Measure for Measure - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on Measure for Measure will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Medea and Other Plays - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on Medea and Other Plays will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Old/New World - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on Old/New World will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Paired Comparison - Black Diggers / The Longest Memory - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This four and a half hour session on Black Diggers / The Longest Memory will focus on section B of the English exam, Paired Comparisons. This component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $89.00


Paired Comparison - Bombshells / The Penelopiad - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This four and a half hour session on Bombshells / The Pelopiad will focus on section B of the English exam, Paired Comparisons. This component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $89.00


Paired Comparison - I am Malala / Made in Dagenham- Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This four and a half hour session on I am Malala / Made in Dagenham will focus on section B of the English exam, Paired Comparisons. This component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $89.00


Paired Comparison - Invictus / Ransom - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This four and a half hour session on Invictus / Ransom will focus on section B of the English exam, Paired Comparisons. This component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $89.00


Paired Comparison - Joyful Strains / The Namesake - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This four and a half hour session on Joyful Strains / The Namesake will focus on section B of the English exam, Paired Comparisons. This component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $89.00


Paired Comparison - Stasiland / Nineteen Eighty-Four - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This four and a half hour session on Stasiland / Nineteen Eighty-Four will focus on section B of the English exam, Paired Comparisons. This component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $89.00


Paired Comparison - The Crucible / Year Of Wonders - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This four and a half hour session on The Crucible / Year Of Wonders will focus on section B of the English exam, Paired Comparisons. This component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $89.00


Paired Comparison - Tracks / Into the Wild - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This four and a half hour session on Tracks / Into the Wild will focus on section B of the English exam, Paired Comparisons. This component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $89.00


Persepolis - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on Persepolis will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Rear Window - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on Rear Window will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Selected Poems - John Donne - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on Selected Poems - John Donne will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Stories We Tell - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on Stories We Tell will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


The Golden Age - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on The Golden Age will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


The Left Hand Of Darkness - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on The Left Hand Of Darkness will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


The Lieutenant - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on The Lieutenant will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


The White Tiger - Exam Preparation

Study under the new Study Design including; Reading and creating texts; Analysing argument; Reading and comparing texts; and Presenting argument. This two hour session on The White Tiger will focus on section A of the English exam. The text response component is worth one-third of the total assessment for the examination and therefore attending this component is critical.

Venue, Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


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Testimonials
"Such a great holiday program, gaining much benefit heading into the next terms work."
- Kyle Oneil
"The notes that I was given will assist me in more detailed explanations in my essays."
- James English
"The notes are very specific, detailed and helpful. I am definitely going to use them as my main form of study."
- Crystal Garner
"This revision program has been so useful! My knowledge of what to write about on the exam is so much broader and I would recommend it to anyone wanting to do really well on the exams!"
- Emily Mumme
"I gained extra motivation and understanding in my studies as well as extra confidence. TSSM was the best thing I did for my schooling."
- Natalie Studdert
''TSSM's intensive weekly tutorials have reinforced the work I do at school. The notes are excellent and straight to the point. Time well spent."
- Hong Fei Ting
"It was brilliant! Such a good presenter really enjoyed it and learnt a lot. Definitely will come back for the end of year lectures."
- Simone Milenkovski
"TSSM has consolidated my knowledge on the areas of my study and it has significantly increased my confidence in my future exams. I am glad I chose TSSM."
- Anthony Tran



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