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Online Learning

Welcome to the world of online learning with Brainworks!

Our online courses have already helped over 4,700 students to prepare for their entrance exams and school mathematics. Brainworks has provided online courses and free resources for over 15 years. These were developed originally to provide greater access to study materials to assist student understanding and confidence.


For students wanting to successfully sit a scholarship, selective entry exam or John Monash Science School, by purchasing a course from our Online Courses you will have access to hundreds of questions. Online learning offers flexibility and convenience, completing your studies in the time frame that suits you. It also provides immediate feedback; questions are corrected automatically and incorrect answers are further explained in detail.

Courses provide 6 - 12 months access and include tutorials, questions and tests to assist students to reach their educational goals. The learning tools provide opportunities for students to test themselves, review and improve, work within time limits where applicable and grade their performance. The courses also include practice exams.

Free Resources

At Brainworks we aim to assist each student to reach their potential. With this in mind we have provided online resources free of charge. These resources provide practice tests that will enable the development of the thinking skills required for competitive exams and everyday schooling. We hope that you find them beneficial.

Foundation maths online will assist students to gauge and improve their understanding of the school curriculum, including math core skills and is available for years Prep to 8. A range of question formats is used to encourage students to think through their responses. Students will be able to measure their results and their improvement, working through units progressively ensuring they can build their skills step by step.

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Using our online courses, students can improve their performance in their chosen scholarship and selective entry tests by gaining familiarity with test questions and developing their maths and English skills. Students will gain experience of question types and build confidence prior to sitting their exam.

The courses are accessible on all computer and mobile devices and access to the purchased course is from 6 - 12 months
On the Brainworks website, students from year 2 to 10 have completed over 1 million questions across a range of subjects including numerical, verbal and abstract reasoning, mathematics and comprehension.


Feedback is provided in several forms. Answers include explanations and working out is provided for incorrect answers. Additionally, students receive reward badges for participation, improvement and accuracy. Student results can be published to leader boards based on improvement or accuracy.


Online courses consist of tests and exams that are specific for a range of scholarship and selective school entrance exams. The courses assist students to develop logical thinking and provide familiarity with question types to assist test preparation.

For example, the online course for Melbourne High. MacRobertson Girls' High, Suzanne Cory High and Nossal High contains approximately 1000 questions. Subjects covered include maths, advanced maths, comprehension, numerical reasoning and verbal reasoning.

Additional courses cover the exams for John Monash Science School, independent school scholarship exams and selective school opportunity and placement tests.

User Guide

Browse courses and explore the free resources available for scholarship preparation to independent schools and selective entry exams for schools such as Melbourne High, MacRobertson Girls, Nossal High, Suzanne Cory and John Monash Science School in addition to selective entry programs for Balwyn High and similar SEAL tests.
Foundation maths is also included in the free resources.
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