Examination specifications and sample materials
Adjusted examination specifications for 2020 (pdf - 126.93kb) (June 2020)
Sample written examination (pdf - 1.51mb) (February 2017)
Please note: The sample examination has not been amended to reflect the adjustments made to the study design in 2020.
Past examinations and examination reports
Examinations relating to the current study design
The following examinations relate to the current
VCE Biology study design and other curriculum materials.
2019 VCE Biology examination (pdf - 1.13mb)
2019 VCE Biology examination report (pdf - 324 kb)
2018 VCE Biology examination (pdf - 224.46kb)
2018 VCE Biology examination report (pdf - 361.27kb)
2017 VCE Biology examination (pdf - 1.46mb)
2017 VCE Biology examination report (pdf - 318.99kb)
Examinations relating to previous study designs
Students and teachers should note that, with the introduction of a new study design, the following examination papers are not necessarily a guide to the current VCE examination in this study.
Past examinations are made available after any copyright issues are finalised. The Chief Assessor prepares examination reports summarising student performance in past examinations. Examination reports for written examinations contain some answers.