VCE Hack Series

  • Connect with a community of fellow VCE students
  • Interactive online workshops
  • Ask recent high-scorers and experienced tutors your questions

VCE hack Online Masterclasses

Headstart

Monday, 12 February 2024

Designed to empower students with effective strategies and insider tips, this VCE Hack: Headstart equips you with the tools and knowledge to kickstart your VCE studies.

Presented by our experienced and high-achieving tutors, this masterclass explores the crucial aspects of laying a strong foundation for your VCE. From cultivating productive study habits to busting study myths, this masterclass will help you find the best study methods for you early on.

Whether you’re aiming to set yourself up for a successful year or curious to hear advice from our presenters, this masterclass has something for every student across Year 10 to Year 12, providing actionable strategies to propel your VCE journey forward.

Book in-person sessions at your school via emailing [email protected]

Time Management & Scheduling

Monday, 25 March 2024

VCE Hack: Time management & Scheduling is a masterclass centred on how to maximise your productivity by mastering the art of time management. This workshop offers indispensable tactics and practical tips to help you take control of your time in VCE.

Discover proven techniques to overcome procrastination, minimise distractions, and maintain focus during study sessions. Our team of presenters will show you how to break down daunting tasks into manageable chunks, set achievable goals, and share the tools they used in VCE to maintain a study-life balance.

GAT Preparation

Wednesday, 12 June 2024

VCE Hack: GAT Preparation is a masterclass focused on understanding the General Achievement Test (GAT), navigating the tasks in each section, and mastering the necessary skills to excel on the exam. This workshop, presented by Hatch’s team of knowledgeable and engaging tutors, shares essential tips to prepare you to tackle the GAT head-on.

You can expect the following:

  • A breakdown of the GAT’s format and structure
  • A walkthrough of the Section A and Section B writing tasks
  • Tips and advice for the Section A numeracy and literacy questions
  • Tips and advice for the Section B stem and humanities questions
  • Q&A with presenters

Procrastination Buster

Tuesday, 23 July 2024

This masterclass delves deep into the underlying causes of procrastination and offers tip and tricks to mitigate its effects. Through a series of interactive activities, students will explore the causes of procrastination (including its triggers and consequences) and some procrastination-busting strategies.

Attendees will learn a range of effective techniques to manage their time more efficiently, examine their own procrastination patterns, and look at the many different theories behind why we procrastinate.

Like any other Hatch masterclass, there is dedicated time for students to ask their burning questions and hear the our presenters’ thoughts on issues related to study and productivity.

Exam Success

Wednesday, 9 October 2024

This masterclass is developed for Year 11 and 12 students gearing up for their final exams. VCE Hack: Exam Success is the the ultimate resource to prepare you for your final exams.

Led by our brilliant team of tutors, this masterclass walks students through mastering exam revision techniques, maximising performance, and optimising the SWOTVAC study period. From managing your reading time to planning written responses, this masterclass provides actionable tips to help you step into your exams with your best foot forward.

VCE Hack: Study Skills Short Course

Our VCE Hack Short Course is comprised of 18 videos split into 4 modules which you can complete in your own time, at your own pace. In this course, our team of talented and experienced presenters will cover:

  • Consistent and effective study habits
  • Time management & scheduling
  • Wellbeing in VCE
  • Subject-specific exam preparation tips
  • Accompanying VCE Hack workbook
  • Flexible & on-demand
  • Complementary study templates

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We’d love to speak with you about how we can help your cohort of students access VCE support in and beyond the classroom!