Accreditation period 2022–2026
The VCE History Study Design comprises:
Units 1 and 2: Empires
Units 1 and 2: Modern History
Unit 1: Ancient Mesopotamia
Unit 2: Ancient Egypt
Unit 2: Early China
Units 3 and 4: Ancient History.
Units 3 and 4: Australian History.
Units 3 and 4: Revolutions .
Advice for teachers
Glossary of command terms
Learning activities and assessment advice for teachers.
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.
History Teachers Association of Victoria (HTAV)
Acting Curriculum Manager - History/Civics
tel: + 61 3 9059 5154
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.