About this Course

The ATAR (Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank) is the golden ticket for getting students into Australian University courses.

Understanding the ATAR, how it is calculated, scaling, its relationship to university admission, and how students can monitor their progress towards their individual ATAR goal makes this course critical for parents of students entering Year 11 and 12 in 2017.

What you will learn

  • What the ATAR is
  • Which courses in Year 12 are eligible for an ATAR
  • Calculating the ATAR score and the role of scaling
  • The differences between a Year 12 student’s subject scores and their ATAR score
  • Australian Universities Admissions Process
  • The required ATAR for admission to courses in Australian Universities and guaranteed entry ATAR for certain courses
  • How to set an ATAR goal which is both motivating yet achievable
  • How to monitor progress toward the set ATAR and helpful tools to use.