Accreditation period 2017-2022
The accreditation period for Studio Arts has been extended and expires 31 December 2022.
VCE Studio Arts: 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.
VCE Studio Arts School-based Assessment report.
Examination specifications, past examinations and reports
VCE Studio Arts examination specifications, past examinations and reports.
Advice for teachers
Learning activities and assessment advice for teachers, including performance descriptions.
Art elements and principles
Establishing a studio practice - resource
Frequently asked questions
Frequently asked questions raised during the Art state-wide implementation briefings held throughout 2016.
Implementation workshop presentation
Presentation notes from the Studio Arts state-wide implementation briefings held throughout 2016.
Professional Learning resources and presentations (FUSE)
School-assessed Task and School-assessed Coursework professional learning resources and presentations for 2017.
A summary of the VCE Studio Arts Study Design for 2017-2022.
VCE Studio Arts School-assessed Task professional learning
The link will take you to advice for the School-assessed Task, School-assessed Coursework and folio and assessment examples from the VCAA School-assessed Task professional learning sessions from 2017-2020 for VCE Studio Arts.
Study Review Plan
Study Review Plan (docx - 84.78kb) provides key information on the review of VCE Studio Arts, being conducted in 2020/21. VCE study designs currently under review in 2020/21 will now be delivered by schools in 2023 (rather than 2022).
Consultation on the proposed VCE Studio Arts Study Design will be conducted in 2020/21. The draft study design and consultation questionnaire will be available for consideration on this page during 2020/21. To register your interest for the public consultation, please complete the
Curriculum Manager - Visual Art, Communication Design and Media
tel: + 61 3 9059 5147
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.