VCE frequently asked questions - teachers
Information for teachers about VCE
The accreditation period for each VCE study is provided in its study design and on the study specific webpage, which you can access via the
VCE Studies index page. Where an accreditation period has been extended, the revised date will be posted on the relevant VCE study page
A summary of the accreditation status of all VCE studies is also available in the
Study Designs for the current accreditation period of the VCE Study are available online from each of the
VCE Study pages on this website.
Study Designs are no longer distributed in hard copy.
For each new or revised VCE study from 2015, information that was formerly contained in a separate Assessment Handbook has been incorporated into a single Advice for Teachers publication. Studies accredited prior to 2015 have an Advice for Teachers publication and an Assessment Handbook. Advice for Teachers and Assessment Handbooks are available from the
VCE Study pages
Visit the individual
VCE Study pages to find recent updates to coursework material.
The VCAA publications
Where To Now? and
Return to Study are available in hard copy from:
(03) 9032 1629 or 1800 134 197 (country callers)
Or read the publications online:
An online version of the latest
VCE and VCAL Administrative Handbook is also available.
Teachers and schools can copy a limited amount of material free for education purposes only.
For other uses of the material (e.g. for commercial purposes), read the VCAA’s
To request permission to use VCAA material, complete the
Copyright Request form (pdf - 138.48kb). A fee will usually apply for any commercial application
For further information contact:
VCAA Copyright Officer
(+61 3) 9032 1660
Fax: (+61 3) 9032 1799