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SELECTIVE TRIAL TEST COURSE (STTC)
The Selective Trial Test Course (STTC) is a comprehensive program designed for Year 5 students to prepare them for the Selective High School Placement Test in Year 6. The program begins in Term 1 of Year 5 and runs until the actual exam in March of Year 6.
Pre-Uni New College’s STTC has shown to be a significant factor in ensuring success in the Selective High School Placement Test.
The course is unique in that it allows students to practise exam style questions under exam conditions. By attending the STTC, students will systematically revise the entire course and be confidently prepared for the actual placement test.
The STTC will help students to manage their testing time efficiently, minimise errors, overcome exam nerves and perform at their optimum level in their actual exam.
This comprehensive course brings us the outstanding success rate every year. Together with the STTC, we will help our students to reach their full potential before the actual exam date and build their confidence to succeed.
What are the benefits of STTC?
The STTC can help to increase accuracy and minimise errors.
The STTC can help to increase the speed of answering questions. (General Ability test comprises 60 questions in 40 minutes – 40 seconds per question.)
The STTC familiarises students with all essential test taking skills.
By practising exam questions every week, results and competence steadily improve.
Weekly reports give immediate feedback to parents about weak areas on which their child should focus.
Student performance and progress is assessed accurately on a weekly basis.
Parents can get an idea of which score level their child will achieve in the actual exam and make or revise the most suitable school choices in their application.
STTC PROGRAM INFORMATION
Week 1 (3 hours)
Week 2 (3 hours)
How are the classes run?
Students will sit down and take the tests for that week. After a short break, the teacher then explains all the test questions with the students, giving them tips and tricks as to how to answer each question quickly and efficiently.
Essay Writing test will be marked by an English Teacher and be given to students on the following session with details of corrections.
40 questions (40 mins)
GENERAL ABILITY TEST
60 questions (40 mins)
45 questions (40 mins)
1 writing task (20 mins)
50 questions (20 mins)