The Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) is the senior secondary school qualification (Year 11 and Year 12) issued by the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority (VCAA). Our VCE course at Victoria University Polytechnic offers a second chance to complete your secondary education and improve your career prospects.
The Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) focuses on practical knowledge and employability skills, offering you a pathway into apprenticeships, traineeships or further study.
VCE and VCAL are delivered under the authority of the Victorian Registration and Qualifications Authority (VRQA).
Gain work-related experience, practical knowledge and employability skills with the Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (Intermediate) VCALINT001.
Gain work-related experience, practical knowledge and employability skills with the Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (Senior) VCALSEN001.
Expand your further study options and gain the necessary qualification to enter most certificate, diploma and bachelor degree courses.
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Completing your secondary school (VCE) qualification at VU
At Victoria University (VU), we want you to follow your passion and excel in the industry you've always dreamed of. Study VCE and gain the foundations to go on to work or study a degree or TAFE course.
We're one of Australia's most industry-connected institutions, and are one of the top 2% of universities in the world.
You'll learn from leading industry professionals who combine theory with practice to prepare you for your career or further study from day one.
Our courses are designed to help you develop and transition into:
- further education and training
- vocational courses.
Secondary school (VCE) learning facilities
Our secondary school (VCE) courses are delivered by Victoria University Polytechnic, our TAFE division, at our Footscray Nicholson campus.