FAQ

Frequently asked questions

Can I do a trial lesson?


Unfortunately, we do not accept trial lessons at Breakthrough Education (BT) - whether it is paid or unpaid. This is to ensure that our quality of teaching is maintained at a very high standard - we strive to ensure that disruptions to our existing students are minimised.




What are the prices for the tuition?


Prices vary with different subjects at Breakthrough Education. Please speak to the receptionist for more details. 2021 Price Guide: Unit 3 & 4 Group Classes ($75/3 hours or $25 per hour) Unit 1 & 2 Group Classes ($60/2 hours or $30 per hour) Year 10 High Achivers Program ($60/2 hours or $30 per hour) Years 7-10 Program ($60/2 hours or $30 per hour) Year 1-6 Program ($60/2 hours or $30 per hour) Scholarship Program ($60/2 hours or $30 per hour) Assessments, materials and exam packs are charged in addition to classes per term.




What happens when I miss a class?


Classes All of our classes are recorded live. If you miss a class we can organise catch-up either at our campus or at home. Please ensure that you contact the BT team to arrange catch-ups. Individual Tutorials If you are unable to attend class - please arrange an alternative time with your tutor 24 hours prior to your class. No credits will be given for cancellations within the 24 hour period.




Does Breakthrough Education offer one-on-one tuition?


Breakthrough Education offers exceptional group classes taught by our Head Tutor Kevin Xiao. If one-on-one tuition is preferred, please speak to the BT team to see which tutor is available. Our team of tutors consists of experienced VCE teachers, assessors and past students.




Can I join in mid-term once classes have started?


Classes are often filled up very quickly at the start of the year so make sure to register as soon as you can to secure a spot. If you were successful in getting a place after classes commenced, Breakthrough Education will require students to attend some catch up classes on the challenging and critical topics covered in the previous lessons missed.




What are the term dates for Breakthrough Education?


Breakthrough Education Term 1 Dates: Unit 3/4 Classes: 15 weeks: (04/01/2021 to 18/04/2021) Unit 1/2 Classes: 12 weeks: (04/01/2021 to 28/03/2021) Year 10 High Achievers Program: 12 weeks: (04/01/2021 to 28/03/2021) Years 7 - 10 : 10 weeks: (25/01/2021 to 04/04/2021) Years 1 - 6: 10 weeks: (25/01/2021 to 04/04/2021) Scholarship: 10 weeks: (25/01/2021 to 04/04/2021) Breakthrough Education Term 2 Dates: Unit 3/4 Classes: 15 weeks: (19/04/2021 to 1/08/2021) Unit 1/2 Classes: 12 weeks: (29/03/2021 to 20/06/2021) Year 10 High Achievers Program: 12 weeks: (29/03/2021 to 20/06/2021) Years 7 - 10 : 11 weeks: (12/04/2021 to 27/06/2021) Years 1 - 6: 11 weeks: (12/04/2021 to 27/06/2021) Scholarship: 11 weeks: (12/04/2021 to 27/06/2021) Breakthrough Education Term 3 Dates: Unit 3/4 Classes: 14 weeks: (02/08/2021 to 07/11/2021) Unit 1/2 Classes: 12 weeks: (21/06/2021 to 12/09/2021) Year 10 High Achievers Program: 12 weeks: (21/06/2021 to 12/09/2021) Years 7 - 10 : 11 weeks: (05/07/2021 to 19/09/2021) Years 1 - 6: 11 weeks: (05/07/2021 to 19/09/2021) Scholarship: 11 weeks: (05/07/2021 to 19/09/2021) Breakthrough Education Term 4 Dates: Unit 3/4 Classes: We only have 3 terms for Unit 3/4 Classes Unit 1/2 Classes: 12 weeks: (13/09/2021 to 05/12/2021) Year 10 High Achievers Program: 12 weeks: (13/09/2021 to 05/12/2021) Years 7 - 10 : 11 weeks: (27/09/2021 to 05/12/2021) Years 1 - 6: 11 weeks: (27/09/2021 to 05/12/2021) Scholarship: 11 weeks: (27/09/2021 to 05/12/2021) *There are no breaks for VCE Subject classes.





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