HSC Biology Exam Preparation Course

Revise in just 8 lessons, online

Get exam-ready at home with HSC Experts

Gain an extensive knowledge and an understanding of the HSC Biology topics in your HSC with inspirational teachers. With increased clarity you’ll feel more confident than ever.

Sharpen your skills

Learn essential exam techniques

Learn to easily answer questions involving key verbs such as ‘explain’, ‘compare’ and ‘assess’. Equipped with summaries, tables, and a variety of exam-style questions, you’ll be able to write succinctly, logically and sequentially in your HSC.

Stop memorising everything

Learn to write Band 6 responses

Learn to plan your responses to long response questions. With the marking criteria analysed by our teachers, you’ll understand how to impress HSC markers.

What our online Year 12 Biology students receive

Clear, Structured Theory Lesson Videos

Matrix Q&A Board

Comprehensive Resources

Exam-Style Questions

Clear, Structured Theory Lesson Videos

Experienced teachers guide you through every concept and example in your Matrix books.


Easy-to-follow lessons taught by subject matter experts

Gain in-depth knowledge and understanding with easy to follow theory explanations.

Experienced teachers explain every aspect of the syllabus.

Learn at your own pace, online

Pause, replay or speed up and watch as many times as you need.

Re-watch until you understand with video playback options.

Know everything with worked examples

Exam-style questions will be answered in detail so you don't miss a thing!

Leave no stone unturned! Video lessons will include many examples answered and explained in detail.

The Matrix+ Online Learning Method TM

Theory Lesson Videos, Matrix Resources and Online Help at home


Watch clear, structured Theory Lesson Videos with your Matrix Theory Book

Learn at your own pace with easy to follow theory explanations.

Watch your daily Theory Video Lesson.

Complete exam-style questions

Reinforce your understanding of key scientific theories.

Attempt practice questions and ask your questions on the Matrix Q&A Board, anytime.

Ask Questions on the Q&A Board

Stuck on a question? Post your question and receive responses within 1 working day.

After your Theory lesson, post your questions anytime for individual help.

HSC Biology Exam Preparation Online Course Details

Online Lesson Breakdown

 

Lesson 1 and 2

Heredity Part 1 and 2

Heredity Part 1
  • Revise Heredity concepts and skills:
    • Reproduction in animals
    • Reproduction in plants
    • Cell replication
    • DNA and protein synthesis
  • Consolidate your understanding through exam-style multiple choice questions
  • Construct band 6 responses to HSC exam questions by using mind maps and flowcharts.
Heredity Part 2
  • Revise Heredity concepts and skills:
      • Mendelian genetics
      • Inheritance patterns
      • Allele frequency
      • Population genetics
  • Consolidate your understanding through exam-style multiple choice questions
  • Construct band 6 responses to HSC exam questions by using mind maps and flowcharts.

Lesson 3 and 4

Genetic Change Part 1 and 2

Genetic Change Part 1
  • Revise Genetic Change concepts and skills:
    • Mutation
    • Mutagens
    • Non-Coding Regions
    • Biotechnology
  • Consolidate your understanding through exam-style multiple choice questions
  • Construct band 6 responses to HSC exam questions by using mind maps and flowcharts.
Genetic Change Part 2
  • Revise Genetic Changeconcepts and skills:
    • Reproductive Technologies
    • Transgenic Organisms
    • Impacts of Biotechnology
    • Genetics and Conservation
  • Consolidate your understanding through exam-style multiple choice questions
  • Construct band 6 responses to HSC exam questions by using mind maps and flowcharts.

Lesson 5 and 6

Infectious Disease Part 1 and 2

Infectious Disease Part 1
  • Revise Infectious Disease concepts and skills:
    • Pathogens
    • Transmission of Disease
    • Response to Pathogens
    • Innate Immune System
  • Consolidate your understanding through exam-style multiple choice questions
  • Construct band 6 responses to HSC exam questions by using mind maps and flowcharts.
Infectious Disease Part 2
  • Revise Infectious Disease concepts and skills:
    • Prevention Methods
    • Epidemics and Pandemics
    • Treatment Methods
    • Adaptive immune system
  • Consolidate your understanding through exam-style multiple choice questions
  • Construct band 6 responses to HSC exam questions by using mind maps and flowcharts.

Lesson 7 and 8

Non-Infectious Disease and Disorders Part 1 and 2

 Non-Infectious Disease and Disorders Part 1
  • Revise Non-Infectious Disease and Disorders concepts and skills:
    • Homeostasis and Negative Feedback
    • Adaptations
    • Epidemiology
    • Prevention and Treatment Methods
  • Consolidate your understanding through exam-style multiple choice questions
  • Construct band 6 responses to HSC exam questions by using mind maps and flowcharts.
Non-Infectious Disease and Disorders Part 2
  • Revise Non-Infectious Disease and Disorders concepts and skills:
      • Hearing Loss
      • Visual Disorders
      • Kidney Disorders
      • Assistive Technologies
  • Consolidate your understanding through exam-style multiple choice questions
  • Construct band 6 responses to HSC exam questions by using mind maps and flowcharts.

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Meet Our Inspirational Biology Teacher

 

Dr Natalie Soars

BSci(Hons), PhD

Natalie completed her PhD in Marine Biology at the University of Sydney in 2014. She has had over ten years experience in teaching, science communications and high school science outreach. She is a contributing author to the Matrix Biology resources, specialising in the new curriculum.

Year 12 Biology Online HSC Prep Course Pricing

 

$795
(inc GST)
Enrol online now to receive

Year 12 Biology Online HSC Prep Course includes:

 

Online lessons taught by Experienced Teachers.

8-lesson intensive course, where you will cover the HSC syllabus for your HSC.

Comprehensive resources delivered to your home.

HSC and HSC exam-style questions.

Additional tools, sample answers and flow charts for structuring extended responses.

Individual help through the Matrix Q&A Board.

FAQs

Who are the teachers featured in the videos?

Our Matrix teachers (who are subject matter experts) will be conducting the Online Theory Lesson Videos. They are experienced educators who are knowledgeable and know how to explain things clearly.

How will I receive Matrix Resources?

Students who enrol after Monday 21 September 2020, will have their resources posted within 3 business days via Australia Post, which has a delivery approximation of 1 – 4 working days.

How long do I get access to the Q&A Boards?

Students will receive access to the Q&A Boards until the HSC commence which is in mid-November.

How long can I access this course?

Students will be able to access the online videos and additional materials (including worked solutions) until mid-November.

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