Accreditation period Units 1 and 2: 2005-2023; Units 3 and 4: 2005-2024
The accreditation period for Units 1 and 2 has been extended until 31 December 2023.
The accreditation period for Units 3 and 4 has been extended until 31 December 2024.
Please note that there is an error in the Punjabi VCE Study Design, page 32. The time allocation for the end-of-year written examination should read as 3 hours including 10 minutes reading time.
CCAFL Languages - Revised sections for VCE study designs
This document replaces a number of sections within the current VCE CCAFL study designs. These changes take effect in 2013.
VCE Punjabi Assessment Handbook (June 2020)
Contains assessment information for both school-based assessment and examinations including the examination criteria.
Examination specifications, past examinations and reports
VCE Punjabi examination specifications, past examinations and reports.
Study summary (June 2020)
A summary of the VCE Punjabi Study Design for Units 1 and 2: 2002-2023; Units 3 and 4: 2005-2024.
Assessment Advice: Units 1 and 2
Contains sample performance descriptors for each outcome for Units 1 and 2.
Example outlines and detailed study
Contains an example outline and detailed study samples for Units 1-4.
Recordings of VCE Languages webinars
Enrolment in VCE Punjabi
Enrolment into VCE Punjabi 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.
Manager - Languages Unit
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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.