Get ahead with module and text-specific resources tailored for HSC success. Gain comprehensive access to resources including textual analysis, critical readings, and contextual information on almost every text on the NESA syllabus.
HSC English experts
Learn from experienced HSC English experts with detailed textual insights, exam strategies, and 1 hour in-class writing support in every lesson.
Reading for Meaning
Plan and Scaffold
Feedback and Polish
Videos for Revision
Regular, personalised feedback
Develop your English skills with personalised feedback from teachers and additional one-on-one workshops.
Year 12 English Advanced Tutoring Course Details
See how our flexible learning methods can cater for your learning needs.
Power through HSC English with comprehensive resources, text-specific material, and easy-to-follow explanations in each daily Theory Lesson. Learn a term’s content in advance during the holidays taught by experienced English Teachers.
2. Compose, review, and revise
Get consistent, regular writing practice and personal teacher feedback with 1 hour of daily in-class writing time.
3. Test and develop exam skills
Cement your understanding and build confidence for the HSC exam with a final mock exam.
The English course is so well designed. We are exposed to many different text types, allowing us to prepare for any possible exam question that could come up. My teacher also helped me work towards improving my writing by pinpointing areas of improvement.
Mount Saint Joseph, Milperra
Year 12 English term courses helped me gain a broader understanding of all the Modules as well as improve my analysis skills. Moreover, the valuable feedback I received from my teacher ultimately gave rise to higher marks and increased confidence.
Tara Anglican School for Girls
The Matrix English Advanced course proved immensely useful in clarifying ambiguous aspects of the curriculum and enabled me to develop strong arguments and reasoning aligned with the unit’s focus. The examination of exemplary responses and crafting our own writing improved my abilities significantly.
Northern Beaches Christian School
For me, the English courses were most helpful as they were tailored to your selected texts and include useful information on context and history, alongside the usual textual analysis and techniques.
I love the Matrix English courses because they are wonderful at allowing students to evaluate and understand different values and understanding from a range of texts. They provide a clear structure and process to writing essays to help me improve my process.
St George Girls' High School
Matrix English courses help to develop a balance between the different aspects of English: teachers establish a strong understanding of rubric requirements before guiding us through a deep understanding of the text. Then we are guided through writing effective responses with feedback.
Sydney Boys High School
The English Advanced course assisted me in learning how to correctly structure my essays and address the relevant sections of the question. The classroom format was also beneficial to my learning, as it allowed for interactive discussions with valuable insights from both peers and teachers.
St Mary's Cathedral College, Sydney
I found the Matrix English term course useful in developing my knowledge of the text as well as its context. I also found it was helpful because you could get extra feedback from your teachers!
Pymble Ladies' College
Frequently asked questions
Who are Matrix teachers?
Matrix English teachers are experienced educators who have degrees in related disciplines. They are knowledgeable, know how to explain things clearly, and make learning fun.
What are the teaching styles of Matrix teachers?
Matrix English teachers deliver a structured and engaging learning experience through a mix of instructional and interactive teaching.
Is the Matrix Year 12 English Advanced tutoring program mapped to the NSW syllabus?
Yes, the Matrix Year 12 English Advanced tutoring program covers every aspect of the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Syllabus thoroughly.
Why does Matrix teach one term ahead of the school program?
Matrix Term 1 starts in October each year. This allows Year 12 students to work on the HSC syllabus for four full times as opposed to three terms at school. The extra term of HSC studies means Matrix students gain a competitive advantage over their school peers.
Can Matrix Year 12 English Advanced tutoring improve my child's marks at school?
100% of our students have reported an improvement in their confidence and marks since enrolling into the Matrix Year 12 English Advanced course.
On Campus Courses
What is the class size?
All Matrix classes seat a maximum of 15 students arranged in U-shape formation to support an interactive and engaging student learning environment.
How long does each Year 11 English tutoring session go for?
The length of each Year 12 English tutoring session depends on the course type:
Term course: 3 hour weekly lessons over 9 weeks
Holiday course: 3 hour daily lessons over 5 consecutive days
What's the difference between Holiday course and Term course?
The table below compares the Holiday course to the Term course.
What is it
5 day on campus course
9 week on campus course
When is it
Who is it for
Learn ahead of school and save time during the term
Learn in alignment with the school pace
3 hour daily lessons over 5 consecutive days
3 hour weekly lessons over 9 weeks
1: 1 Workshops available during the term
1: 1 Workshops available during the term
If my child misses a lesson, what can they do to catchup?
Matrix provides students access online Theory Lesson Videos for missed lessons and revisions. The video lessons are easy to follow and paired with the Matrix Theory Book.
What is Matrix+?
Matrix+ is an online course consisting of video lessons paired with Matrix Theory Books. It’s accessible, more affordable and flexible compared to Matrix On-Campus courses. It’s an effective learning option if you prefer to learn at your own pace.
Is the online lesson live streamed classes?
No, Matrix+ lessons are pre-recorded to ensure the highest quality delivery for all types of learners! Our high quality, easy to follow video lessons allow you to view and follow the lesson at your own pace – pause, replay, or speed up videos for an on-demand learning experience.
How long do I have access Matrix+ course?
Online course students will still be able to access Theory Lesson Videos, Q&A Discussion Boards, and online resources until the end of the calendar year. For example, students enrolled in the 2024 Term 1 course (commences October 2023) will have access until December 2024.
How will I receive the Matrix+ Theory Book?
Matrix Theory Books will be mailed to your delivery address via Australia Post.