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Accreditation period Units 1 and 2: 2019-2027; Units 3 and 4: 2020-2027

The accreditation period for Units 1 and 2 has been extended until 31 December 2027.
The accreditation period for Units 3 and 4 has been extended until 31 December 2027.

Study Design

VCE German Study Design (pdf - 218.35kb) (Updated January 2020)

Details on areas of study, outcomes and assessment for German Units 1-2: 2019-2027 and Units 3-4: 2020-2027.

VCE German Study Design amendments (January 2020)

School-based assessment

VCE German School-based Assessment report

Examination specifications, past examinations and reports

View VCE German examination specifications, past examinations and reports.

Support material

Advice for teachers
Learning activities and assessment advice for teachers, including performance descriptions.

Glossary of command terms
This glossary provides a list of terms commonly used across the Victorian Curriculum F–10, VCE study designs and VCE examinations and to help students better understand the requirements of command terms in the context of their discipline.

Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

Recordings of VCE Languages webinars

Enrolment in VCE German

Enrolment into VCE German at Units 3 and 4 requires students to declare their status as either a First Language Learner or a Second Language Learner.

Students will need to complete the Declaration for enrolment in VCE Modern Languages Units 3 and 4 form and submit this to their home school. For more information, visit the Enrolment in VCE Modern Languages webpage.

Curriculum Manager

Kylie Witt
Manager - Languages Unit
tel: + 61 3 9059 5120

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.