English End-of-year Exam Revision Program - Units 3 and 4 Melbourne

The 10 Hour End-of-Year Exam Revision Program is split into two parts:

  1. Conquer the Exams - Strategies for success seminar (2 Hours)

    In this 2 hour session students will learn the essential techniques and strategies used by high performing students to achieve elite results in their exams. From high level skills and a success driven mindset to time management and enhanced memory techniques, our students will be given the skills necessary to conquer the exams.
     
  2. Subject Specific Exam Revision (8 Hours on English)

    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.

    Part 1: Analysing Argument (2 hours)

    Part 2: Text Response Exam Preparation.
    A thorough analysis of how to write the most effective Text Response Essay in the final exams. (2 hours - texts will not be covered individually)

    Part 3: Part 3: Comparative Text Exam Preparation. A thorough analysis of one of the following Comparative Texts: Tracks / Into the Wild, Invictus / Ransom, Stasiland / Nineteen Eighty-Four, Joyful Strains: Making Australia Home / The Namesake, The Crucible / Year of Wonders: A Novel of the Plague, Bombshells / The Penelopiad: The Myth of Penelope & Odysseus, Black Diggers / The Longest Memory or I Am Malala / Made in Dagenham (3.5 hours - Comparative Texts will be covered individually).

Teacher Details

Ms. Alitacia Minnaar
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Senior Teacher and VCE Assessor
Tintern Grammar
Bachelor of Arts (English)
Higher Diploma in Education

Ms. Brigitte Ferguson
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Senior VCE Teacher, VCE Author and VCE Assessor
Genazzano FCJ College
Bachelor of Arts (English)
Graduate Diploma of Education (Secondary)


Ms. Bronwen Auty
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Senior VCE Teacher, VCE Author and VCE Assessor
Killester College
Bachelor of Arts (English)
Graduate Diploma in Secondary Education
Graduate Certificate in ESL
Graduate Certificate in Religious Education

Mrs. Carolyn Bryant
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Head of VCE, Senior VCE Teacher and VCE Author
Yarra Hills Secondary College
Bachelor of Science (Honours - English Minor)
Master of Teaching (Secondary - English)
Post Graduate Diploma in Teaching (Secondary - English)


Dr. David James
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Senior VCE Teacher and VCE Author
Exclusive to TSSM
Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
PhD (Shakespeare)
Diploma of Education

Mrs. Janet Kelso
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Senior VCE Teacher, VCE Author and VCE Assessor
Gilson College
Bachelor of Arts
Diploma of Education

Ms. Karen Pain
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Senior VCE Teacher and VCE Author
Koo Wee Rup Secondary College
Bachelor of Arts (English and Psychology)
Bachelor of Education (Secondary)

Ms. Kay Perry
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Senior VCE Teacher and VCE Assessor
Centre for Adult Education
Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
Master of Arts
Diploma of Education
Certificate IV in Assessment and Workplace Training


Ms. Kirsten Finlay
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Senior VCE Teacher and VCE Assessor
St Helena Secondary College
Bachelor of Education (English)

Ms. Manuela Yee
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Senior VCE Teacher
Scotch College
Master of Education (English)
Graduate Diploma of Education
Bachelor of Arts (Visual Arts)

Ms. Marlya MacNeill
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Senior VCE Teacher, VCE Author and VCE Assessor
Mazenod College
Bachelor of Arts (Honours - Linguistics and Archaeology)
Master of Arts (Language and Archaeology)
Master of Arts (Applied Linguistics)


Mrs. Melanie Hayek
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VCE English Coordinator and Senior VCE Teacher
Hume Anglican Grammar
Bachelor of Arts
Diploma of Education


Ms. Natalie Same
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Senior VCE Teacher and VCE Author
Ashwood High School
Bachelor of Creative Writing (Creative Writing and Theatre) Studies
Bachelor of Teaching - Secondary (English and Drama)


Ms. Pauline Malkoun
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Director of Studies, Senior VCE Teacher and VCE Assessor
Glenvale School
Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
Graduate Diploma of Education

Mr. Peter Allen
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Professional Practice Leading Teacher and VCE Assessor
Wheelers Hill Secondary College
Postgraduate Bachelor of Education (Primary & Secondary)
Bachelor of Arts (English Literature, Drama & Theatre Studies)

Miss Tara Sherlock
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VCE Coordinator, Senior VCE Teacher and VCE Author
Thomas Carr College
Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Teaching



Venue Details:

TSSM’s VCE Centre (Level 14, 474 Flinders Street, Melbourne). Specific room details will be provided upon enrolment.

Total Length of Program:

10 hours.  This includes a 60 minute break.

Enrol Offline:

If you prefer to enrol offline, please download and complete our registration form and forward it together with your payment to our head office. Please note that you will need Adobe Reader to download this form.




Enrol Online:

For online enrolments, please make your choice below and then press add to cart to continue.

Date and Time

Students must select one of the following Comparative Texts:




Please select one of the 'Conquer the Exams' session times:



Investment: $125.00


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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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