Accreditation period 2020-2024
The accreditation period for Applied Computing: Data Analytics has been extended and expires 31 December 2024.
Applied Computing: Data Analytics: Software tools and functions for 2020 and 2021
The VCE Applied Computing Study Design comprises:
Units 1 and 2: Applied Computing
Units 3 and 4: Data Analytics
Units 3 and 4: Software Development
VCE Applied Computing: Data Analytics: Administrative information for School-based Assessment in 2021
A professional learning program will be provided in Terms 1 and 2, 2021 to provide teachers with a clear understanding of the delivery of the School-assessed Task, including authentication, administration and how to apply the assessment criteria and descriptors for the School-assessed Task. For more information please see
Notice to Schools 174/2020 - 18 November 2020.
Examination specifications, past examinations and reports
VCE Applied Computing: Data Analytics examination specifications, past examinations and reports.
Advice for teachers
Learning activities and assessment advice for teachers, including performance descriptions.
Adobe Connect videos
Contains links to Adobe Connect video recordings and transcripts.
2020 Data Analytics School-assessed Coursework professional learning presentation
2020 Data Analytics School-assessed Task professional learning presentation
2020 Data Analytics Unit 3 Outcome 1 assessment task development template
2020 Data Analytics Unit 4 School-based assessment presentation
2020 Data Analytics Unit 4 Outcome 2 Assessment task development template - blank
2020 Data Analytics Unit 4 Outcome 2 Assessment task development template - plan
Curriculum Manager - Digital Technologies
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Curriculum Managers lead, manage and support the production, review and development of senior secondary curriculum and assessment materials. They also provide policy advice and implementation support for Foundation to Year 12 curriculum and assessment.