English Advanced

Online English Advanced Tutoring

When considering HSC and your future, consider online English Advanced tutoring with e-tut. We follow the NSW curriculum, offering both preliminary and HSC courses along with Year 11 and 12 subject selection to help you to become competent users of the English language and therefore enhance your social, personal and vocational lives.

HSC English Advanced is a great course for students interested in the subject and the challenging learning experiences we provide through a broad range of English texts. We integrate reading, writing, listening, viewing and speaking and allow you to explore the forms, features and structures of the rich language.

Our highly trained and dedicated online tutors strive to help you to reach the objectives of the English Advanced course and develop an understanding of the effects and purposes of a variety of textual forms in contexts such as historical, workplace, personal and cultural.

English Advanced Syllabus

1. Preliminary course – students are required to study Australian and other texts and explore a range of differing texts from drama, poetry, prose fiction, film media and multimedia texts. You will be required to undertake a vast reading program involving texts of various compositions as well as being able to engage in the study of language and text.

The preliminary course comprises two sections:

  • Common content makes up 40% of the course
  • Electives makes up 60% of the course

2. HSC course – involves the study of at least five types of prescribed text.

There are two sections to the course:

  • Common content where students will explore and analyse texts and apply their skills
  • Elective modules – you will be required to choose one elective from each of the Modules:
  1. Module A – Comparative Study of Texts and Context
  2. Module B – Critical Study of Texts
  3. Module C – Representation and Text

How the HSC English Courses Differ

e-tut offers 4 other HSC English courses:

English Standard, a great introductory course for learning to compose and respond to various types of texts.

English as a Second Language (ESL), designed for non-English speaking learners.

English Extension 1 and English Extension 2 – for students who have studied English Advanced and wish to further their studies of the language at a more complex level.

Careers with English

Studying English offers you an array of opportunities for lucrative careers in fields such as:

  • Journalism
  • Copywriting for radio and television
  • Technical writing
  • Editing
  • Law

The Benefits of Online Tutoring

Online tutoring provides a cost effective and flexible means to successful tuition. You can study as little or as much as you like each week from the comfort of your own home with your own laptop, tablet or desktop computer.

Online tutoring with e-tut allows for individual attention so that you have access to all the assistance you need to get ahead with your studies. We specialise in some of the trickier NSW subjects too, including, Mathematics Extension 2, Business, Economics, Chemistry and Physics.

Our tutors are experts in their respective fields and continue to undergo training to make sure that they can offer top-notch knowledge and guidance.

How Studying With e-tut Works

Our virtual classroom technology makes for interactive and fun learning experiences. We’re able to track class attendance and time spent in class to ensure that you receive maximum study benefits.

Our whiteboard technology allows for you to interact with your tutors and fellow peers and you can effortlessly upload files for sharing, engage in audio or text chat and view images presented by tutors.

We offer one-on-one sessions so that you can really focus on English Advanced course work, or, if preferred, small group sessions can be conducted too. We keep group sessions to a maximum of 5 students and our lessons last for approximately 60 minutes at a time.

Study with e-tut Today!

Register for Online English Advanced Tutoring with us today and receive individual attention, interactive learning and the opportunity to achieve high HSC ATAR with the Australian curriculum. All you need is a computer and internet connection!

It has been reported that students retain information better when they study in the comfort of their home environment, and online studying further reduces the hassled of traveling to a private tutor or learning institution.

Contact us today so that we can meet your learning requirements.

Area of Study: Belonging


• explore the ways in which the concept of belonging is 
represented in and through texts

• consider at least one of the texts prescribed for study 
and additional texts of their own choosing.

List of texts

Module A: Comparative Study of Texts and Context

Elective 1: Exploring Connections

Students choose a pair of texts from the following list.

List of texts

OR Elective 2: Texts in Time

Students choose a pair of texts from the following list.

List of texts

Module B: Critical Study of Texts

Students choose one text from one of the listed types of text.

List of texts

Module C: Representation and Text

Elective 1: Conflicting Perspectives

Students choose one of the following texts as the basis of their further exploration of the representations of conflicting perspectives.

List of texts

OR Elective 2: History and Memory

Students choose one of the following texts as the basis of their further exploration of the representations of history, personal experience and memory.

List of texts