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    Used High School Textbooks

    Hi there, I completed my HSC in 2023 and over my secondary years I have accumulated quite a few textbooks, mainly which are for year 9 and 10. The textbooks are in great quality and though they have been used, there is no highlighting, scribbling or any form of marks on the pages. If anyone is...
  2. SB257426

    Quick Question about Uni

    This might sound like a bit of a silly question but do they ever check homework lol. For example, if im doing a math course and they prescribe a textbook to me, would they ever check if I have done all the exercises? Or do you just self study for the course in uni?
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    [Live POV] 2023 Extension 2 Maths Paper except you are the teacher seeing it for the first time.

    Hi all, first post here! I've been working in education for a bit over a decade a have taught cohorts in the previous Ext2 HSC course. Have not yet taught a class for this new syllabus but have some cursory knowledge of the new NESA syllabus. Decided on a whim to spend the next 3 hours and 10...
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    Modern History 2023 Predictions???

    What do we think this years questions will be? Especially power and authority?! I’m thinking Economic transformation for USSR will probably come up
  5. SB257426

    Maths Extension 2 2023 Predictions?

    What do we think guys, easier or more difficult than last years?
  6. No surprises

    UNSW releases portfolio offer

    Hello Anyone submitted their portfolio for the first round? As the website said the conditional offer will be released tomorrow... Just starting this thread to share the happiness and sadness(uh) if anyone get the offer or not, tomorrow. I AM MANIFESTING. If I can get the offer then I only need...
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    Break/Holidays after 2023 HSC

    Hey, I just wanted to know how much break we get after our exams since this topic is never even discussed on the internet. I want to know so I can motivate myself to study until November 2 knowing I can relax after 12PM that day. Please explain how much break/holidays are given to us after HSC.
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    92 (Or Even 90) ATAR still Possible

    Hey guys I go to a top 50 ranked school in NSW and was wondering would it still be possible to get a 92 atar despite my ranks before trials. Chem 45/100 Bio 51/87 Eco 33/55 Math Adv 70/100 Eng Adv 110/182 Would It still be possible to pull it back to get a 90 or 92 ATAR or am I too far in the...
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    Faraday's Paradox

    Can anyone please explain this in terms of emf and induction...? PLEASE🙏🙏🙏🙏
  10. souli

    How do I write with more sophistication and academic language?

    I am just wondering if anyone has any advice I could use to make my writing (particularly essays) more sophisticated, and more academic-sounding. Or how to expand my vocabulary to include higher-quality language. Thank you!
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    Advice for math adv

    Hey guys I need advice for my math advanced mark 😭 So this year I've had a bunch of stuff going on and as a result, I've flunked the first two tests for adv (I'm pretty sure my rank is around 25ish/30). I'm doing well in the rest of my subjects tho because we've mostly just had assessments. I...
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    Marketing Extended Response Feedback

    Hi, could someone please give me feedback on my extended response for marketing on HSC business studies? I have an exam coming up in 2 days where the question is given to us for one section of the exam, and I really needed feedback on it so that I can perfect this essay (20/20) before I memorise...
  13. angieelhh

    Selling Band 6 Notes!

    Hi! Graduated in 2022 with a 96.65! Selling notes on every subject; Band 6 Business Studies notes (Entire course notes in paragraph form to mould to any essay and short answer) - $25 Band 6 Ancient History notes (Multiple band 6 essays and detailed paragraphs for Xerxes, Sparta, Greek World...
  14. tamdz

    How does early entry work?

    i did pretty good in year 11 and i was wondering: - who's eligible to apply? - when do i apply? - how do i apply? - what unis can i apply to? - what course can i apply to? thanks. anyone who responds informatively will be rewarded greatly
  15. souli

    How do you make notes? Digitally or handwritten?

    Starting yr 11 soon, and planning to make some study notes on the holidays. Do you make your notes(typing) on a laptop, etc, or handwrite them onto loose-leaf paper in a display folder or a notebook? Thank you!
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    How difficult would be to achieve an ATAR of 85+ based on my subjects?

    Hi guys, I've just wanted to ask if anyone would have an idea of the difficulty of achieving an 85+ ATAR based on my subjects for the HSC. Mathematics Advanced English Standard Software Design and Development Information Processes and Technology Business Studies I am aware that a lot of my...
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    What Subject Should I Drop?

    Im not sure on what subject to drop. My overall grades for year 11 in the following subjects as follows Business Studies - 88% Advanced Math - 86% 13th/50 Extension 1 English 84% 3rd/6 Advanced English - 83% PDHPE - 83% Biology - 81% 5th/50 Chemistry - 76% 11th/22 The chemistry yearly marks...
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    If you had a choice between Ext2 English and Extension Science purely based on scaling, which is a wiser choice??

    I've already done 3 units for accelerated and I need to choose courses to keep for next year + take on. I'm definitely not doing ext2 maths and currently I've got 8 units. But none of them are extensions so I'm worried about scaling which brings me to this question: if you had to choose between...
  19. goodcat911

    Best Textbooks/Workbooks and Tutions for Year 12 Biology

    Which textbooks should I go over and Workbooks should I use to prepare for the hsc? In year 11, I mainly just used the Biozone Workbook + Class notes to study but are there other good resources/notes with hsc-style questions and solutions. Also, does anyone know any really good biology tution...
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