• Want to help us with this year's BoS Trials?
    Let us know before 30 June. See this thread for details
  • Looking for HSC notes and resources?
    Check out our Notes & Resources page

year 11

  1. D

    FREE Maths Advanced Topic Tests and Online Workshop - Integration (Yr12) & Trigonometry (Yr11)

    Hi all, my name is Danny and I am currently a 4th year medical student at UNSW who graduated back in 2020 with a 99.70 ATAR including 99 in 3U maths and 98 in 4U maths. As part of the resources I develop for HSC Math students, I've made some Maths Advanced topic tests for students on the topics...
  2. A

    Is extension 2 english, extension 1 english, and extension 1 maths too much?

    I have been struggling with this decision for a while now and could use some help. I currently take 3U maths and english, as well as chem, VA, and Legal, but I'm interested in taking up extension 2 english at the start of year 12. Problem is I enjoy all my subjects and don't want to drop any of...
  3. V

    HSC Alumni's, what are your year 11 and year 12 regrets?

    HSC Alumni's, what are your year 11 and year 12 regrets?
  4. C

    EE1 IRP

    Does anyone have any advice on how to choose texts that I could use for my IRP? My strong points are in creative writing (always full marks) however I'm not so confident in a critical response or creative non fiction...usually in essays I would get maybe around 15-18 out of 20. Last time I asked...
  5. spicypotatos

    how would I get into USYD vet school?

    hiii i'm unsure which course is the right one, i'm currently in yr 11 :)) it's bachelor of vet biology rightt also i don't take chem, but I didn't see chemistry as a prerequisite and I'm not particularly good at it so i'll take a bridging course later. how do i apply for usyd vet school during...
  6. B

    Baulkham Hills Interview Questions

    hi there, i recently got a call from baulkham hills saying that there is a vacancy available and they would like to have an interview with me in regards of transferring next year. anyone that has done the interview or has any sort of knowledge about the interview, would u be able to give me an...
  7. I

    Biology or chemistry (to drop for yr 12)

    Hi everyone, I'm going into yr 12 next term, and I have no idea whether to drop chemistry or biology. I'm on 14 units atm, and I want to drop to 12 units. My other subjects are ext 2 math, adv english, legal and ancient history. I need to get at least a 97 atar for my degree, and I go to a top...
  8. H

    Preliminary Software Design and Development Past Papers

    can u all give me software past papers please
  9. H

    Preliminary Engineering Studies Past Papers

    Can u all provide engineering studies past papers for me please
  10. H

    Year 11 prelim result

    Hiii everyone. I recently got my prelim result back for chemistry and it wasn't what I expected. I got a 83% which wasn't bad but in term 1 and 2 I got 98% and 88% and I was ranked 1st and 6th out of 130ish people in my school taking chem. I was expecting 90+ and was really dissappointed with...
  11. jccc

    Should I drop down to Standard English?

    I'm in Year 11 and will be doing my preliminary exams next week. I'm really conflicted about English. I'm doing Advanced English and it's my worst subject (average 75%). I want to see how I go but is is worth it to drop down to standard? I'm not a fan of English right now but at the same time it...
  12. M

    Do You Need To Have A Certain Amount Of PRELIM Hours For A Course?

    My friends have been switching subjects late year 11 and I was wondering if the low hours in the courses will be an issue? I believe you don't need to do the prelim course to do the HSC course as NESA allows you to switch subjects until mid year 12?
  13. M

    Head Teacher Not Letting Me Drop Subject

    I am in year 11 wanting to drop a pretty content heavy subject which I am not good at for a more practical subject (Design And Tech). I have talked with the 2 Design And Tech teachers in the school that know me really well and they have said that I have the skills for the course and they would...
  14. 8

    what subject to drop??? pls help!

    Hi! I'm currently in year 11 and will be in year 12 next term. I study 3u maths, 3u english, 2u bio, 2u chem, 2u beginners italian and that is all currently 12 units My dilemma is that I don't know what to drop. I want to do something science-y in the future so I expected to drop ext eng, but...
  15. Sir Jigger II

    Year 8-11 Selective Result Discussion

    Questions regarding selective entry after year 7
  16. M

    Not Sure Whether To Drop PE And Pickup A VET Course for a 90+ ATAR pathway

    Hey Everybody, I'm a year 11 student that is currently undertaking Maths Advanced, English Standard, Investigating Science, Business Studies and PDHPE. I am doing quite well in Math and my goal is to get a 90+ ATAR. I'll be honest I dislike PDHPE as a subject and I want to drop it. Since I will...
  17. jccc

    past math preliminary papers

    hi all!! i've never posted here before so i'm hoping for the best. does anyone have any past math standard 2 prelim papers? past papers are so hard to find!
  18. jccc

    biology preliminary papers

    hello! i was wondering if anyone has any biology preliminary papers? they're so hard to find 😭
  19. T

    Early Entry in Year 11

    Hello, I have just received my first report for the first semester of year 11. I was wondering if it is possible to use that report for early entry into the UTS EDGE program or if I can even apply for this early entry scheme in year 11.
  20. N

    should I start english adv tutoring year 11? coaching college or private tutor?

    Our school doesn't offer standard English for year 11 or 12, and so everyone is basically forced to do advanced english. I just got my Eng advanced marks back and for the writing section, I got 11/15 for an assessment following a stimulus. Thankfully, there was another part to the assessment...