Examination specifications and sample materials
Examination specifications (pdf - 114.16kb) (Version 2, February 2021)
Oral examination assessment criteria and descriptors (pdf - 151.64kb) (Version 3, May 2021)
Oral examination procedure and advice (May 2020)
Examination specifications (pdf - 124.21kb) (Version 3, February 2021)
Written examination assessment criteria and expected qualities for Section 2 – Part B and Section 3 (pdf - 150.26kb)
(Version 4, May 2021)
Sample written examination (pdf - 1.02mb) (May 2020)
Past examinations and examination reports
Examinations relating to the current study design
The following examination relates to the current
VCE Japanese Second Language study design and other curriculum materials.
2020 VCE Japanese Second Language examination (pdf - 1.14mb)
2020 VCE Japanese Second Language audio zip file (zip - 2.17mb)
2020 VCE Japanese Second Language oral examination report (docx - 71.48kb)
2020 VCE Japanese Second Language written examination report (docx - 86.58kb)
Examinations relating to previous study designs
Students and teachers should note that, with the introduction of a new study design, the following past examinations are not necessarily a guide to the current VCE examination for this study.
Past examinations are made available after any copyright issues are finalised. The Chief Assessor prepares examination reports summarising student performance in past examinations. Examination reports for written examinations contain some answers.