Background


 

 

Exam practice for Years 11-12


Much more than a study guide, studyON is the most comprehensive online study tool for VCE and HSC students. Now fully integrated with all new VCE texts.


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studyON

Maximise students’ opportunity for exam success.


studyON is an interactive and highly visual online study, revision and exam practice tool for Years 11 and 12 students in Victoria and NSW. With dozens of features such as access to official past exams, videos, interactivities, auto-marked questions and progress tracking tools, studyON packs in so much more than a traditional print study guide.

Suitable for classroom and independent use, online or offline, studyON makes it easy for teachers to help senior students improve exam results.

studyON Teacher Edition is a powerful diagnostic tool that enables teachers to assign activities for extra revision and practice, and track progress at an individual, group and classroom level.

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Features


Allows students to practise official past VCAA or HSC exam questions and hundreds of new questions with instant feedback

Includes videos, engaging interactivities and hyperlinks to the relevant sections of eBookPLUS for additional study support

Prepares students with the ability to sit the most recent official exams, online or offline, with comprehensive solutions and marking guides

Enables teacher to assign practice questions, topic tests and sample semester exams, with the ability to preview questions beforehand

Provides visibility of results to students and teachers (at a concept, topic or area of study level) to pinpoint individual student strengths and weaknesses

conceptAccessible anywhere, anytime and on any device from the secure JacarandaPLUS portal, as a standalone purchase or integrated with new VCE resources

Why use studyON?


With incredible functionality that provides access to all examinable content in a range of formats, studyON enables students to study, revise and practise for their exams more effectively.

Provides a complete
study solution

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Hands-on interactivities, animations and multimedia help explain key concepts and deepen students’ understanding. For Jacaranda customers, links to the relevant sections in the eBookPLUS provide additional study support.

Readies students
for actual exams

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studyON includes hundreds of exam questions with instant feedback, broken down at a topic and concept level, and official past exams, which can be sat online or downloaded for offline completion in exam-like conditions.

Focuses study
and preparation effort

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studyON’s built-in progress tracker enables the self-diagnosis of strengths and weaknesses, at a topic and concept level, so students know exactly what needs extra revision and can sit their exams with confidence.

Caters to individual
study habits

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With studyON, students can study offline and online, anytime, anywhere and on any device. The My Notes feature enables students to create, format, save and even print their own personalised notes.

Facilitates differentiation
in the classroom

Teachers can connect directly with students, creating classes and custom groups based on different skill levels. Customisation ensures the needs of individual students and classes are met.

Enables early
teacher intervention

studyON Teacher Edition lets teachers monitor students’ activities and results to pinpoint strengths and weaknesses. Armed with evidence-based insights, teachers can intervene at the right time.

 Supports independent
and classroom use

A flexible platform, teachers can choose to use studyON in the classroom (for example, assigning practice questions, topic tests and sample exams) or simply let students work independently.

Saves valuable
teacher time

Alignment with the Jacaranda text helps with planning and instant feedback saves marking time. Built-in reporting functionality lets teachers easily schedule, export and print reports in Excel.

 Provides greater
value for money

studyON is available as a standalone purchase or as part of a value pack (combined with the relevant Jacaranda text) or integrated with new VCE texts for even greater value for money.

What are teachers saying about studyON?


The Peninsula School

“studyON has allowed self-paced, self-corrected and online submission of past exam questions for my entire class. It has helped students to see strengths and weaknesses in precise areas of study.”

David Gow, The Peninsula School

Haileybury College

“Easy to create and use and a very useful revision tool and teaching tool. Used it once when I was absent [and] could monitor progress from home to check if students were working.”

Teacher, Haileybury College

Strathmore
Secondary College

“An excellent resource. Thank you for your efforts in producing a valuable teaching tool.”

Theresa Pagon, Strathmore Secondary College

Dromana
Secondary College

“Wonderful program. [I] will be recommending to all of my Unit 3 and 4 students next year and using the Teacher Edition myself. Thanks!”

Teacher, Dromana Secondary College

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Features for students
  • New dashboard

    The new dashboard provides fast and easy navigation to course content, main tools and features

  • See more

    Videos and animations visually explain concepts to help students gain a deeper understanding

  • Do more

    Interactivities provide a fun and engaging way for students to demonstrate and test their understanding

  • Read more

    References to relevant pages in the student texts, plus hyperlinks to more detailed explanations in the eBookPLUS, provide additional study support

  • Sit exams

    Students practise actual exam questions (VCAA from 2006 onwards and HSC from 2001 onwards), get instant feedback and can track their results

  • Practice questions

    Students can practice official VCAA/HSC and custom-authored questions on a particular concept or topic, or the entire course

Features for teachers
  • New dashboard

    The new dashboard provides fast and easy access to frequently used resources, tools and features

  • Easy navigation

    Teachers can easily switch between the student and teacher edition and access help, account information or the bookshelf using the new navigation bar

  • Connect to students

    Teacher-student connection enables teachers to create classes and custom groups

  • Preview questions

    The ability to preview questions before assigning them to students (available for practice questions and sit exam questions)

  • Assign activity

    Teachers can assign practice questions, topic tests and sample semester exams for students to complete

  • Monitor activity

    Teachers can track and monitor students’ activity, drilling down to pinpoint strengths and weaknesses

  • Report progress

    Teachers can generate and schedule reports on student progress

studyON FAQ


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  • Does the Teacher Edition come with access to studyON that students use?

    Yes. studyON Teacher Edition includes access to studyON Student Edition.

  • Is studyON linked to the relevant Jacaranda VCE or HSC resource?

    Yes. studyON complements all related Jacaranda print or digital resources to provide a complete solution. For example, hyperlinks in the “Read More” section provide access to the relevant pages in the eBook for more information on the topic.

  • Is studyON integrated with senior VCE or HSC resources?

    As of school year 2016, studyON is included with every purchase of new VCE resources onlyClick here to see which VCE subjects are available.

    studyON is also available for select HSC subjects as a separate purchase. Click here to see which HSC subjects are available.

  • What material can be used offline?

    Students can easily download all studyON concepts screens, videos and animations by selecting “Download podpack”. Official past exams can also be downloaded for offline completion in exam-like conditions.

  • Is studyON compatible with the iPad?

    Yes.

  • What are the system requirements for using studyON?

    To use studyON, at home or in the classroom, each student will need:

    • modern hardware (iPad or Android tablet, laptop or desktop)
    • an up-to-date internet browser (officially supported desktop browsers are recent versions of Chrome, Firefox and Safari, and Internet Explorer 10+)
    • good internet connection
    • Adobe Flash Player 10+
    • JavaScript enabled (most browsers are enabled by default)


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How to buy studyON?


Starting in school year 2016, studyON is integrated across all new VCE titles to provide an unrivalled combination of premium resources that enable students to reach their full potential. studyON is also available for select HSC subjects as a standalone purchase.

To purchase studyON as an institutional license, please contact your Jacaranda Sales Consultant.

To purchase studyON as an individual purchase, please visit the Jacaranda Shop.

Available VCE studyON titles


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VCE Biology Units 1 and 2

(Accred. period 2016 – 2021)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

studyON Biology

VCE Biology Units 3 and 4

(Accred. period 2017 – 2021)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

VCE Chemistry Units 1 and 2

(Accred. period 2016 – 2021)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

studyON Chemistry

VCE Chemistry Units 3 and 4

(Accred. period 2017 – 2021)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

VCE Physics Units 1 and 2

(Accred. period 2016 – 2021)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

studyON Physics

VCE Physics Units 3 and 4

(Accred. period 2017 – 2021)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

studyON Psychology

VCE Psychology
Units 3 and 4

(Accred. period 2017 – 2021)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

VCE General Mathematics Units 1 and 2

(Accred. period 2016 – 2019)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

VCE Further Mathematics Units 3 and 4

(Accred. period 2016 – 2020)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

VCE Mathematical Methods Units 1 and 2

(Accred. period 2016 – 2019)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

VCE Mathematical Methods Units 3 and 4

(Accred. period 2016 – 2020)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

VCE Specialist Mathematics Units 1 and 2

(Accred. period 2016 – 2019)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

VCE Specialist Mathematics Units 3 and 4

(Accred. period 2016 – 2020)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

VCE Health and Human Development Units 1 and 2

(Accred. period 2014 – 2017)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

VCE Health and Human Development Units 3 and 4

(Accred. period 2014 – 2017)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

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VCE Health and Human Development Units 1 and 2

(Accred. period 2018 – 2022)

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VCE Physical Education Units 3 and 4

(Accred. period 2018 – 2022)

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VCE Physical Education Units 1 and 2

(Accred. period 2017 – 2021)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

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VCE Physical Education Units 3 and 4

(Accred. period 2011 – 2017)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

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VCE Physical Education Units 3 and 4

(Accred. period 2018 – 2021)

VCE Business Management Units 1 and 2

(Accred. period 2017 – 2021)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

studyON Business Mgmt 3-4

VCE Business Management Units 3 and 4

(Accred. period 2017 – 2021)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

VCE Legal Studies
Units 3 and 4

(Accred. period 2011 – 2017)

Student Edition
Teacher Edition

Available HSC studyON titles



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Now bundled with new VCE texts.


studyON now comes with all new Jacaranda VCE texts across seven core subjects (Biology, Business Management, Chemistry, Economics, Physical Education, Physics and Psychology) for ever greater value for money.

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