Accreditation period 2017-2022
The accreditation period has been extended and expires 31 December 2022.
2021 Prescribed texts
A list of set texts and passages for special study for 2021.
VCAA principles and procedures for prescribed VCE lists (June 2020)
VCE Texts and Traditions School-based Assessment report.
Examination specifications, past examinations and reports
VCE Texts and Traditions examination specifications, past examinations and reports.
Advice for teachers
Learning activities and assessment advice for teachers, including performance descriptions.
Frequently asked questions
Includes frequently asked questions raised during the VCE Text and Traditions implementation briefings held in 2016.
A list of suitable resources for VCE Texts and Traditions.
A summary of the VCE Text and Traditions Study Design for 2017-2022.
Study Review Plan
Study Review Plan (docx - 83.75kb) provides key information on the review of VCE Texts and Traditions, 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 VCE Texts and Traditions 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
Curriculum Manager - Humanities
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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.