Winter School English Mid Way Revision and Head Start

Stay one step ahead of your English Exam with TSSM’s Winter School English Mid Way Revision and Head Start 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 Winter School English Mid Way Revision and Head Start 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 Winter School English Mid Way Revision and Head Start Program is structured to give a complete Review and Consolidation of Unit 3 and a Head Start to Unit 4 as follows:

Unit 3 - Review and Consolidation of Unit 3 for Exam Preparation (8.5 or 10.5 Hours)

Part 1 - Analysing and Presenting Argument Exam Mastery Session (4.5 Hours).

This session will hone in and review the key skills required to Analyse and Present argument in the final examination.  A crucial session to consolidate and develop the skills that are necessary to maximise performance in this section of the examination, which forms one third of the final examination for English.
 

Part 2 - Text Response Exam Mastery Session (2 Hours).

In this particular session students will be focusing on all the examinable components for the Text Response section.  This session will provide students with the opportunity to review and consolidate the essential skills that are required to disect a text and write a high scoring essay on the final examinations.


Part 3 - Specific Text Analysis Session (2 Hours on each selected text).

Students are given the opportunity to attend a detailed review of one or more of their chosen texts (from VCAA’s Text List 1). TSSM will cover 8 texts from Text List 1 during this program.


Unit 4 - Head Start (4 Hours)

Part 4 - Comparative Text Response Exam Mastery Session (1.5 Hours).

Students will receive a Head Start when attending the Comparative Text Response Exam Mastery Session in order to prepare and learn the necessary skills to excel in this area of the examination.


Part 5 - Specific Comparative Text Analysis Session (2.5 Hours – On each selected Paired Comparisons).

Students are given the opportunity to attend a detailed review of their chosen Paired texts (from VCAA’s Text List 2). This session will provide students with a detailed disection of each chosen Paired text, noting the key ideas that will be covered in studying the Paired comparison at school.  Students will receive a Head Start analysis of their chosen Paired text allowing them to excel when returning to school.

 

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

TSSM also offers Winter School Mid Way Revision and Head Start programs for many other subjects. Please click below for information:


 

To enrol offline, please click here to download the brochure!

Part 1 - Analysing and Presenting Argument Exam Mastery Session

The Analysing and Presenting Argument Mastery session is a four and half hour session which will hone in and review the key skills required to Analyse and Present argument in the final examination. A crucial session to consolidate and develop the skills that are necessary to maximise performance in this section of the examination, which forms one third of the final examination for English.

Date and Time

Investment: $79.00


Part 2 - Text Response Exam Mastery Session

The Text Response Exam Mastery Session is two hours in length and will provide students with the necessary skills required to analyse their texts in depth and respond to exam questions effectively enabling them to maximise their exam scores.

Date and Time

Investment: $30.00


Part 3 - Frankenstein - Specific Text Analysis Session

This two hour session on Frankenstein will focus on the specific text. Students will be given a detailed analysis of the text highlighting the important nuances in the text that separate the elite students.

Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Part 3 - Like a House on Fire - Specific Text Analysis Session

This two hour session on Like a House on Fire will focus on the specific text. Students will be given a detailed analysis of the text highlighting the important nuances in the text that separate the elite students.

Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Part 3 - Measure for Measure - Specific Text Analysis Session

This two hour session on Measure for Measure will focus on the specific text. Students will be given a detailed analysis of the text highlighting the important nuances in the text that separate the elite students.

Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Part 3 - Nine Days - Specific Text Analysis Session

This two hour session on Nine Days will focus on the specific text. Students will be given a detailed analysis of the text highlighting the important nuances in the text that separate the elite students.

Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Part 3 - Rear Window - Specific Text Analysis Session

This two hour session on Rear Window will focus on the specific text. Students will be given a detailed analysis of the text highlighting the important nuances in the text that separate the elite students.

Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Part 3 - Station Eleven - Specific Text Analysis Session

This two hour session on Station Eleven will focus on the specific text. Students will be given a detailed analysis of the text highlighting the important nuances in the text that separate the elite students.

Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Part 3 - The Lieutenant - Specific Text Analysis Session

This two hour session on The Lieutenant will focus on the specific text. Students will be given a detailed analysis of the text highlighting the important nuances in the text that separate the elite students.

Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Part 3 - The Women of Troy - Specific Text Analysis Session

This two hour session on The Women of Troy will focus on the specific text. Students will be given a detailed analysis of the text highlighting the important nuances in the text that separate the elite students.

Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Part 4 - Comparative Text Response Exam Mastery Session

The Comparative Text Response Exam Mastery Session is one and a half hours in length and will solely focus on helping students understand the criteria and skills that are necessary to excel in this area of the examination.

Date and Time

Investment: $20.00


Part 5 - Paired Comparison - Black Diggers / The Longest Memory - Comparative Text Analysis Session

This two and a half hour session on Black Diggers / The Longest Memory will focus on the specific paired comparison. In addressing the paired comparison, this session will make detailed reference and similarities between the texts. Students will leave with a detailed understanding of the interactions between the two texts.

Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Part 5 - Paired Comparison - I am Malala / Made in Dagenham - Comparative Text Analysis Session

This two and a half hour session on I am Malala / Made in Dagenham will focus on the specific paired comparison. In addressing the paired comparison, this session will make detailed reference and similarities between the texts. Students will leave with a detailed understanding of the interactions between the two texts.

Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Part 5 - Paired Comparison - Invictus / Ransom - Comparative Text Analysis Session

This two and a half hour session on Invictus / Ransom will focus on the specific paired comparison. In addressing the paired comparison, this session will make detailed reference and similarities between the texts. Students will leave with a detailed understanding of the interactions between the two texts.

Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Part 5 - Paired Comparison - Photograph 51 / The Penelopiad - Comparative Text Analysis Session

This two and a half hour session on Photograph 51 / The Penelopiad will focus on the specific paired comparison. In addressing the paired comparison, this session will make detailed reference and similarities between the texts. Students will leave with a detailed understanding of the interactions between the two texts.

Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Part 5 - Paired Comparison - Reckoning / The Namesake - Comparative Text Analysis Session

This two and a half hour session on Reckoning / The Namesake will focus on the specific paired comparison. In addressing the paired comparison, this session will make detailed reference and similarities between the texts. Students will leave with a detailed understanding of the interactions between the two texts.

Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Part 5 - Paired Comparison - Stasiland / Never Let Me Go - Comparative Text Analysis Session

This two and a half hour session on Stasiland / Never Let Me Go will focus on the specific paired comparison. In addressing the paired comparison, this session will make detailed reference and similarities between the texts. Students will leave with a detailed understanding of the interactions between the two texts.

Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Part 5 - Paired Comparison - The Crucible / Year of Wonders - Comparative Text Analysis Session

This two and a half hour session on The Crucible / Year of Wonders will focus on the specific paired comparison. In addressing the paired comparison, this session will make detailed reference and similarities between the texts. Students will leave with a detailed understanding of the interactions between the two texts.

Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Part 5 - Paired Comparison - Tracks / Charlie's Country - Comparative Text Analysis Session

This two and a half hour session on Tracks / Charlie's Country will focus on the specific paired comparison. In addressing the paired comparison, this session will make detailed reference and similarities between the texts. Students will leave with a detailed understanding of the interactions between the two texts.

Date and Time

Investment: $35.00


Small Interactive Classes Our Guarantee 3 for 2 Special Offer Intensive Weekly Tutorial Winter School VIP Member
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



Will you be attending a Winter School program in July?