Key Facts

• Course length: 25 weeks
• 25 hours face-to-face teaching per week.
• Class size: Average 15 / Maximum 18
• Minimum age: 12-18
• Entry requirement: Age between 13 – 18 years old
• Enrollment: Any Monday

Course components

The High School Preparation (HSP) course prepares students for entry into the Australian high school system. In HSP, students can expect to learn the following topics and subject areas:

  • Vocabulary and content relevant to the Australian high school curriculum
  • Subject-specific content to prepare students for Years 7-12, including mathematics, Visual Arts, ESL, History, Geography, Science, etc.
  • Academic language necessary to write essays and longer pieces
  • Essay writing skills – complex structures, paragraphing, bibliography and referencing skills
  • Grammar and useful terminology specific to high school settings
  • Extra-curricular activities, including sports and cultural excursions

Sample Timetable

timetable for High School Preparation Course

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