Accreditation period 2018–2024
The accreditation period for Health and Human Development has been extended and expires 31 December 2024.
World Health Organization (WHO) Priorities 2019-2025 (Updated VCAA advice November 2023)
From 2019, students undertaking VCE Health and Human Development will study and be assessed against the priorities and work of the WHO thirteenth general programme of work.
VCE Health and Human Development School-based Assessment report.
Examination specifications, past examinations and reports
VCE Health and Human Development examination specifications, past examinations and reports.
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.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Perspectives in the VCE
On-demand video recordings, presented with the Victorian Aboriginal Education Association Inc. (VAEAI) and the Department of Education (DE) Koorie Outcomes Division, for VCE teachers and leaders as part of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Perspectives in the VCE webinar program held in 2023.
Frequently asked questions (updated December 2023)
Frequently asked questions raised during implementation briefings conducted in 2017.
School-based assessment task types Units 1–4
This material provides advice on general assessment and examples of school-based assessment tasks.
Implementation briefing presentation
Presentation notes from the Health and Human Development implementation webinar.
Unit 3 School-Based Assessment presentation
A copy of the presentation slides from the 2022 live webinar to provide support to VCE Health and Human Development teachers in developing and delivering Unit 3 School-assessed Coursework (SAC) tasks.
Unit 4 School-Based Assessment presentation
A copy of the presentation slides from the 2022 live webinar to provide support to VCE Health and Human Development teachers in developing and delivering Unit 4 School-assessed Coursework (SAC) tasks.
Study Review Plan (docx - 89.8kb)
The Study Review Plan provides key information on the review of VCE Health and Human Development which will be conducted in 2023.
Consultation on the VCE Health and Human Development Study Design is now closed.
The review panel will consider all responses to the consultation draft before a final draft of the study design is prepared.
The final draft of the study design will be considered by the Board of the VCAA. Any updates on the progress of the review will be published in the
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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.