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VCE Exams Navigator 2021 – Glossary

Examination centre, venue, room

A location where VCE external assessments are held.

Response material/s

Any designated answer book, question and answer book or Multiple-Choice Answer Sheet in which students record their responses.


A person appointed by the principal and approved by the VCAA to act as a supervisor for VCE external assessments.

VCE external assessment

Any set task that is assessed externally by the VCAA, including any written, electronic/digital, oral, aural or performance tasks taken under examination conditions.

Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority (VCAA)

An independent statutory body directly responsible to the Minister for Education, serving government, Catholic and independent schools in Victoria.