Further Mathematics Unit 3 - The Extension Classes - Intensive Weekly Tutorial Classes

Students will thoroughly cover all Unit 3 Areas of Study including; Core: Data Analysis; and Recursion and financial modelling.

Program Structure:

Students who enrol in The Extension Classes will therefore be attending The Advantage Classes and The Extension Classes for the same subject.

The Advantage Classes - Minimum of 39 hours



Intensive Weekly Tutorial Classes

Weeks 1 to 10: 2 hours per week for 10 weeks (20 hours)

Students will be given a progressive and detailed revision of the subject content. The examinable topics will be addressed systematically and students will complete examination style questions weekly. A week by week description for the Further Mathematics Intensive Tutorial Classes is shown below:

Week 1

Area of Study 1

Investigating data distributions.

Week 2

Area of Study 1

Investigating associations between two variables.

Week 3

Area of Study 1

Investigating and modelling linear associations.

Week 4

Area of Study 1

Investigating and modelling time series data.

Week 5

Area of Study 2

Recursion and financial modelling.

Week 6

Area of Study 2

Depreciation of assets.

Week 7

Area of Study 2

Reducing balance loans.

Week 8

Area of Study 2

Annuities and perpetuities.

Week 9

Area of Study 2

Compound interest investment with periodic and equal additions to the principal (an annuity investment).

Week 10

Areas of Study
1 & 2


Bonus Feature:

Small Classes and Additional Class Time

With only 8-12 students per class, TSSM is committed to providing additional classes complimentary, if we cannot complete the entire course content within the allocated time.

We insist on providing students with the smallest class sizes in Melbourne. Additionally, TSSM is committed to offering as many additional classes as required and we will extend class times when students require it. Also, students will have the opportunity to attend repeat classes as required, which is helpful when students need more instruction on a particular concept or topic.


Subject Specific Exam Revision Day

Bonus:  Easter Holiday Program (9 hours)

Students enrolling in The Extension Classes will be given a subject specific 9 hour Exam Revision Day complimentary, for the same subject enrolled in The Extension Classes! This will be held during the Easter Holidays and is normally valued at $159.

Another way TSSM is Helping VCE students be the best they can be.

Strategies for Success Seminar

'Maximise your ATAR' (8 hours)

Prior to the weekly classes commencing, students are encouraged to attend a specifically designed seminar that will provide them with the necessary skills, mindset and strategies to help then with their SACs and examinations.

Strategies for Exam Success Seminar

'Conquer the Exams' (2 hours)

In this 2 hour session you will learn the essential techniques and strategies used by high performing students to achieve elite results in their exams.

From high level exam skills and powerful study habits to how to maximise your time before and during the exam, you too can conquer the exams!

The Extension Classes - An additional 8 hours:



Subject Mastery Extension Course

Thorough and meticulous consolidation (8 hours)

After the completion of week 10 of the Advantage Classes, students enrolled in The Extension Classes will attend an 8 hour subject specific class, that will both recap and extend on knowledge covered throughout the weekly intensive tutorial classes.

Our dedicated teachers, who mark the real VCAA exams, will be systematically guiding students through rigorous examination based classes, giving students an opportunity to develop methodical and precise exam practices.

Students who partake in the course will receive essential examination knowledge and experience, giving them a distinguishing advantage as they prepare for success in the VCE exams, ahead of time!

Teacher Details

Mr. Michael O'Halloran

Senior Teacher and VCE Assessor
Aquinas College
Bachelor of Science (Mathematics)
Bachelor of Commerce (Economics)
Diploma of Education
Postgraduate Certificate of Education (Mathematics Leadership)

Ms. Ruby Dhir

VCE Mathematics Teacher and Numeracy Coach
Melton Secondary College
Master of Science (Mathematics)
Bachelor of Education
Bachelor of Mathematics (Honours)

Venue Details:

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

Total Length of Program:

47 hours.

'Maximise your ATAR' - Strategies for Success Seminar (8 hours)

Weeks 1-10 are 2 hours each (20 hours).

'Conquer the Exams' - Strategies for exam success seminar (2 hours)

Subject Mastery Extension Course. (8 hours)

Bonus: Subject Specific Exam Revision Day held during the Easter Holidays. Complimentary with every enrolment (9 hours)

**Tutorial Classes will not run during the Easter Holidays between April 3rd and April 17th 2017.

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.

Weeks 1 - 10 (Preference 1): Please select preference 1 for weeks 1 - 10

Weeks 1 - 10 (Preference 2): Please select preference 2 for weeks 1 - 10

Weeks 1 - 10 (Preference 3): Please select preference 3 for weeks 1 - 10

Weeks 1 - 10 (Preference 4): Please select preference 4 for weeks 1 - 10

I confirm my attendance to the Subject Mastery Extension Class for Further Mathematics held in Melbourne (please tick to confirm)

I confirm my attendance to the complementary 9 hour Exam Revision Day held during the Easter Holidays for Further Mathematics held in Melbourne (please tick to confirm)

Please enrol me in the 'Maximise your ATAR' Strategies for Success seminar held in Melbourne (please tick to enrol)

Students may select one of the following 'Conquer the Exams' session times held in Melbourne (please tick one session to enrol)

Investment: $829.00

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