Get your VCE through TAFE and prepare yourself for tertiary education

Complete your VCE - Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE0000001) and set yourself up for further studies in your area of interest.

The VCE is an accredited secondary certificate. You can select from a variety of subjects to achieve this qualification.

When you complete this course, you’ll receive your VCE certificate and gain an Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) score for entry into your preferred tertiary course.

If you are under 18 on the 1st January in the year you commence your VCE, you must complete a minimum of 16 units over two years, including 3 units of English and 8 Year 12 units. The same qualification is achieved doing your VCE through Chisholm that would be gained completing it at a school.

If you are a mature age student you may be eligible for adult status. If you qualify for adult status you may be able to complete your VCE in one year. To qualify for adult status you must be 18 years of age on the first of January in the year you commence VCE and you must not have undertaken full-time secondary schooling for the full year preceding the first enrolment as an adult. Adult students need to complete 8 units including 2 units of English and 6 other Year 12 units.

Each week students attend one morning or afternoon session per VCE subject according to timetable availability.
Year 11: 8.30am - 12pm, 1pm - 4.30pm
Year 12: 8.30am - 12.30pm, 1pm - 5pm

Course code
On campus
Dandenong, Frankston
Not available Online
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Full Time, 2 years. Part Time, 4 years.
Start dates
February Intake - all students. July intake is for Year 11 (Unit 2) students only.