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December

VCAA Bulletin VCE, VCAL and VET, No 44 (PDF - 436KB)

  • Important administrative dates 2
  • Farewell from Stuart Hamilton 3
  • VCE Reaccreditation 4
  • Student Records and Results 4
  • Season of Excellence 5
  • VCE VET 5
  • VCE Examination timetables 2007 7
  • School term dates 7
  • VCE Accounting 8
  • VCE Chemistry 8
  • VCE Dance 8
  • VCE Design and Technology 8
  • VCE English/ESL 9
  • VCE Music 10
  • VCE Philosophy 11
  • VCAL update 12
  • VCE Sciences 12
  • November 2005 to November 2006 16
  • Memos and publications 18
  • Rebekah Berger 19
  • Finalist 2006 – Mervin Ng 20

Liftout and Supplements

 

Bulletin 44 Liftout - 2007 VCE Examination timetables (PDF - 80KB)

  1. Supplement 1 - VCE Physical Education Units 3 and 4: 2007 (PDF - 134KB)
  2. Supplement 2 - 2007 VCE Music: Group performance (PDF - 213KB)

 


 

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November

VCAA Bulletin VCE, VCAL and VET, No 43 (PDF - 384KB)

  • Important administrative dates 2 CEO’s column 3
  • VCE and VCE VET GENERAL ADVICE
  • Victorian Assessment Software System 4
  • Student Records and Results 4
  • Examinations 4
  • VCE Reaccreditation 5 VCE VET
  • Sessional Staff Management System 6 STUDY ADVICE
  • VCE Classical Societies and Cultures 7
  • VCE Dance 7
  • VCE Drama 8
  • VCE Design and Technology 9
  • VCE Information Technology 9
  • VCE Mathematics 9
  • VCE Systems Engineering 10
  • VCE Texts and Traditions 10
  • VCE Theatre Studies 10 VCAL GENERAL ADVICE
  • VCAL update 11 NOTICES
  • VCE Physics professional development 12 INDEX
  • October 2005 to October 2006 15 DISTRIBUTION
  • Memos and publications 17 VCE ACHIEVER
  • Idris Mustafovski 19

Liftout and Supplements

 

Bulletin 43 Liftout - School-assessed Coursework (PDF - 46KB)

  1. Supplement 1 - Important administrative dates (PDF - 82KB)
  2. Supplement 2 - Supplementary advice for VCE VET Sport and Recreation program (PDF - 86KB)

VCAA Bulletin P–10, Issue 26 (PDF - 220KB)

  • Implementing the Standards, enhancing the outcomes 2
  • Year 9 AIM markers required 3
  • National literacy and numeracy testing to commence in 2008 3
  • 2007 AIM pre-enrolment 3
  • New assessment maps online 4
  • Revised English and Mathematics progression points 5
  • AIM Data Reports 2006 professional development workshops 6
  • INDEX: October 2005 to October 2006 7
  • Important dates for AIM test 2007 8
  • DISTRIBUTION: 14 September to 25 October 2006 8

 

 


 

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October

VCAA Bulletin VCE, VCAL and VET, No 42 (PDF - 390KB)

  • Important administrative dates 2
  • CEO’s column 3
  • VCE Examinations 4
  • Student Records and Results 6
  • VCE VET 7
  • Sessional Staff Management System 8
  • Season of Excellence 9
  • VCE Chemistry 10
  • VCAL Achievement Awards 2006 11
  • Margaret Schofi eld Music Scholarship 12
  • Professional development workshops
  • for VCE Sciences 12
  • aMuse 12
  • September 2005 to September 2006 16
  • Halide Huseyin 19

VCAA Bulletin P–10, Issue 25 (PDF - 235KB)

  • AIM Data Service 1
  • Enhanced security measures for the Achievement Improvement Monitor tests 3
  • AIM Data reporting 2006 3
  • On Demand Testing 4
  • Sessional Staff Management System 4
  • AIM Data Service professional development 2006 5
  • Important dates for AIM test 2007 7
  • Publication of Victorian Essential Learning Standards assessment support materials – Errata 8
  • Victorian Essential Learning Standards progression points online 9
  • INDEX: September 2005 to September 2006 11
  • DISTRIBUTION: 29 June to 13 September 2006 12

 


 

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September

VCAA Bulletin VCE, VCAL and VET, No 41 (PDF - 472KB)

  • Important administrative dates 2
  • CEO’s column 3
  • VCE Examinations 4
  • Student Records and Results 4
  • VCE Reaccreditation 4
  • VCE VET 5
  • Training days for assessors 7
  • Sessional Staff Management System 8
  • Selections from Top Screen 2006 20
  • VCE Physics 9
  • VCE Music Group Performance 9
  • VCAL update 10
  • News from VCTA 11
  • Margaret Schofield Music Scholarship 11
  • VCE Season of Excellence 11
  • Index - August 2005 to August 2006 16
  • Memos and publications 18
  • VCE Achiever - Chantelle Zei 19

Liftouts

Liftout 1 - 2006 VCE Results and ENTER Service (PDF - 81KB)

Liftout 2 - Margaret Schofield Memorial Scholarship (PDF - 106KB)

 


 

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August

VCAA Bulletin VCE, VCAL and VET, No 40 (PDF - 499KB)

  • Important administra tive dates 2
  • CEO’s column 3
  • VCE Review 4
  • School assessment 4
  • Student Records and Results 6
  • Examinations 7
  • VCE VET 7
  • Sessional Staff Management System 8
  • Victorian Furnishing Industry Awards 24
  • VCE Study Advice: Geography / Physics 10
  • Margaret Schofield Music Scholarship 11
  • VCE Season of Excellence 11
  • VCE General Advice 11
  • VCAL Update 11
  • Index - July 2005 to July 2006 20
  • Memos and publications 22
  • VCE Achiever 23

 


 

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July

VCAA Bulletin VCE, VCAL and VET, No 39 (PDF - 266KB)

  • Important administrative dates 2
  • CEO’s column 3
  • VCE Implementation 4
  • VCE Review 4
  • Examinations 4
  • VCE Mathematics credit arrangements 5
  • Student Records and Results 5
  • Sessional Staff Management System 6
  • VCE VET 7
  • VCE Season of Excellence 9
  • Information Technology 10
  • Literature 10
  • Physics 10
  • Systems Engineering 10
  • Where To Now? 10
  • Margaret Schofield Music Scholarship 10
  • VCAA Plain English Speaking Award 11
  • Department of Education, Science and Training (DEST) 11
  • VCAL update 11
  • June 2005 to June 2006 12
  • Memos and publications 14
  • Matthew Yeates 15

VCAA Bulletin P–10, Issue 24 (PDF - 278KB)

  • AIM State-wide Testing Program 2
  • AIM test package delivery 3
  • Years 9 and 10 student programs – Frequently asked questions 4
  • Progression points 6
  • Publication of Victorian Essential Learning Standards assessment support materials 7
  • Exploring aspects of the Victorian Essential Learning Standards – Science 8
  • On Demand Testing 9
  • AIM Teacher Assessed Writing Task 9
  • AIM Teacher Assesed Writing Task – Marking Guide 10
  • AIM Pre-printed student details 12
  • AIM Data Reports 12
  • Enhanced security measures and observation visits for AIM tests 13
  • AIM Support DVD 13
  • 2007 AIM Review 13
  • GENERAL: Payments to sessional staff employed by the VCAA 14
  • Index: June 2005 to June 2006 15
  • Distribution: 25 May to 28 June 2006 16

 

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June

VCAA Bulletin VCE, VCAL and VET, No 38 (PDF - 369KB)

  • Important administrative dates 2
  • CEO’s column 3
  • VCE Review 4
  • VCE Implementation 4
  • VCE VET 6
  • Technology in VCE Mathematical Methods examinations 6
  • Sessional Staff Management System 6
  • Assessor payment 7
  • VCAA Plain English Speaking Award 8
  • Software Development (previously Information Systems) 9
  • Mathematics and Statistics fair 9
  • Royal Australian Chemical Industry seminars 9
  • Index: May 2005 to May 2006 12
  • Memos and publications 14
  • VCE Achiever: Catalina Perez 15
  • VCE Season of Excellence 16

 


 

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May

VCAA Bulletin VCE, VCAL and VET, No 37 (PDF - 399KB)

  • Important administrative dates 2
  • CEO’s column 3
  • VCE Implementation 5
  • Examinations 6
  • Student Records and Results 6
  • Sessional Staff Management System 8
  • Season of Excellence 16
  • VCAL update 8
  • April 2005 to April 2006 11
  • Memos and publications 13
  • VCE Achiever: Mervin Ng 15

Supplements

  1. VCE Examination advice: 2006 June Examinations and General Achievement Test (GAT) (online only)

VCAA Bulletin P–10, Issue 23 (PDF - 273KB)

  • Multi-domain assessment task writers’ workshop 2
  • AIM Data Service – Conversion to Victorian Essential Learning Standards 3
  • AIM support materials 3
  • Statement of Compliance – AIM 2006 3
  • On Demand Testing – Changing over to the Victorian Essential Learning Standards 4
  • AIM assessment program 4
  • April 2005 to April 2006 7
  • Important Dates for Years 3, 5 and 7
  • AIM tests 2006 8
  • Distribution: 30 March 2006 to 26 April 2006 8

 


 

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April

Change of title

 

  • Beginning with the April 2006 VCAA Bulletin, the two main components of the Bulletin will be retitled. The new titles are VCAA Bulletin VCE, VCAL and VET and VCAA Bulletin P–10.
  • Issue numbering for both VCAA Bulletin VCE, VCAL and VET and the VCAA Bulletin P–10 will continue from previous editions.
  • Other supplements and liftouts will remain unchanged.



 

VCAA Bulletin VCE, VCAL and VET, No 36 (PDF - 546KB)

  • Important administrative dates 2
  • CEO’s column 3
  • VCE General Advice: Examinations 4
  • VCE Accreditation 5
  • VCE Data Service 5
  • Student Records and Results 6
  • VCE VET 6
  • Sessional Staff Management System 7
  • Season of Excellence 9, 24
  • VCE Study Advice: Biology 10
  • Literature 11
  • Music 11
  • VCAL update 12
  • VCAA video and DVD sales 13
  • Victorian Commercial Teachers Association 13
  • VCAA Plain English Speaking Award 13
  • Victorian Association for the Teaching of English 13
  • Index: December 2004 to December 2005 20
  • Memos and publications 22
  • VCE Achiever: Brendan Flynn 23

Supplements

  1. VCE 2006: Drama Solo performance examination and Theatre Studies Monologue performance examination (PDF - 280KB)
  2. VCE studies accredited 1 January 2007: Summary of changes (Updated 20 December 2006 - PDF - 114KB)

VCAA Bulletin P–10, Issue 22 (PDF - 226KB)

  • Participation in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9 AIM testing – 2006 2
  • AIM Markers required for August 2006 3
  • Innovation and Excellence Project uses the On Demand Testing program 4
  • AIM Year 9 Testing 2006 6
  • National tests in literacy and numeracy pilot 6
  • Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) 7
  • Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) 7
  • Assessment and reporting support materials 8
  • Progression points 8
  • Index 9
  • Distribution: 16 February 2006 to 29 March 2006 10
  • Victorian Essential Learning Standards publications 11
  • Student Learning February 2006 DVD 12

The Design Awareness poster was published as an insert to the April 2006 VCAA Bulletin P–10 Issue 22. In its original format the poster was A2 (594 mm x 420 mm) but it available here in an A3 (420 mm x 297 mm) format.

Design Awareness in Schools Poster -  (PDF - 104KB)


 

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March

VCAA Bulletin No 35 (PDF - 438KB)

  • Important administrative dates - page 2
  • CEO’s column - page 3
  • 2006 General Achievement Test - page 3
  • Examinations - page 4
  • Student Records and Results - page 4
  • VCE Accreditation - page 6
  • VCE VET - page 7
  • VCE credit arrangements 2007 and beyond: Mathematics - page 8
  • Sessional Staff Management System (SSMS) - page 11
  • Season of Excellence - page 20
  • Notice: Plain English Speaking Award - page 12
  • VCAL Update - page 13
  • Index: February 2005 - February 2006 - page 16
  • Distribution: Memos and Publications - page 18
  • Achiever: VCE Achiever Award 2006 - page 19

Liftouts

2006 VCE Examination Timetable (PDF - 77KB)

Supplements

  1. English/ESL Text list 2007 (PDF - 236KB)
  2. VCE Studies Accredited 1 January 2007 Summary of Changes (PDF - 184KB)



 

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February

VCAA Bulletin No 34 (PDF - 401KB)

  • Important administrative dates - page 2
  • CEO’s column - page 3
  • VCE Review - pages 4,19
  • Examinations - page 4
  • Student Records and Results - page 5
  • VCE VET - page 5
  • Season of Excellence - pages 6,20
  • VCE Study Advice - pages 7,8
  • VCAL Update - page 9
  • Notices: aMuse, Mathematical Association of Victoria, Victorian Commercial Teachers Association - page 15
  • Index: December 2004 - December 2005 - page 16
  • Distribution: Memos and Publications

Liftouts

VCE Drama and Theatre Studies 2006 Playlists (PDF - 137KB)

Supplements

P--10 Supplement - Issue 21 (PDF - 493KB)

  1. School Based New Apprenticeships 2006 (PDF - 151KB)
  2. 2006 Advice for School assessment (PDF - 370KB)
  3. VCE Literature Text list 2007 (PDF - 243KB)

 

 


 

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