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Accreditation period Units 1 and 2: 2019-2023

Units 1 and 2 accreditation expires 31 December 2023.

Accreditation period Units 3 and 4: 2005-2019

Units 3 and 4 accreditation expires 31 December 2019.

Staged Implementation

Implementation of the revised study is being staged: Units 1 and 2: 2019, Units 3 and 4: 2020

In 2019, students enrolled in Units 1-2 will undertake the revised study (2019-2023). Students enrolled in Units 3-4 will continue with the current study (2005-2019). ​​​​

Study Design

VCE Arabic Study Design (pdf - 242.11kb)

Details on areas of study, outcomes and assessment for Arabic Units 1-2: 2019-2023 and Units 3-4 2020 implementation.

VCE Arabic Study Design (pdf - 1.68mb)

Details on areas of study, outcomes and assessment for Arabic Units 3-4: 2005-2019.

School-based assessment

View VCE Arabic Assessment Handbook (Updated July 2013).
Contains assessment advice for both School-assessed Coursework and the examinations including examination criteria.

Examination specifications, past examinations and reports

View VCE Arabic examination specifications, past examinations and reports.

Support material

Advice for teachers
Learning activities and assessment advice for teachers, including performance descriptions.

Implementation briefing presentation
Presentation on the revised VCE Second Language study designs.