Year 12

The following courses available to Australian school students only

Mathematics

Financial Mathematics: Credit and Borrowing, Annuities and Loan Repayments.
Data and Statistics: Interpreting Sets of Data, The Normal Distribution, Sampling and Populations.
Measurement: Further Applications of Area and Volume, Applications of Trigonometry, Spherical Geometry.
Probability: Multi-stage Events and Applications of Probability, Further Algebraic Skills and Techniques, Modelling Linear Relationships, Modelling Non-linear Relationships, Mathematics and Health.
Sample HSC Examinations.

Mathematics Extension

Harder Applications of the Preliminary Mathematics Course.
Inequalities, Angles and Ratios.
Circle Geometry.

Trigonometry: Trigonometric Formulae, Trigonometric Equations, Harder problems in Numerical Trigonometry.
Polynomials
Parametric Representation of the Parabola.
Permutations and Combinations.
Sample HSC Examination Papers.

English

Comprehensive coverage of a sample Area of Study and sample electives (Modules A, B and C) as required for both Standard and Advanced English.
Checkpoint materials focusing on key English skills in responding to questions, writing, editing, revising and proofreading.
Coverage of a wide range of text types, including novels, drama, poetry, films and visual text.
A range of writing and comprehension tasks to reinforce each topic.

Grammar and Vocabulary

All major areas of language development.
Definitions of terms and examples.
Activity exercises to extend understanding of each concept.
Fascinating facts about the origin of certain words.

Chemistry

Chemical fundamentals: structure, properties and reactions.
Molecular interactions and reactions.
Equilibrium, acids and redox reactions.
Structure, synthesis and design.
Sample Preliminary examinations.

Physics

Thermal, nuclear and electrical physics.
Linear Motion and Waves.
Gravity and electromagnetism.
Revolutions in modern physics.
Sample Preliminary examinations.