New Victorian Curriculum

 

New Victorian Curriculum for all schools

All schools in Victoria are currently engaged in implementing the new Victorian Curriculum. This mandated curriculum outlines the essential learning for all Victorian students from Foundation to Year 10. The Victorian curriculum provides set of state-wide standards which schools use to plan student learning programs, assess student progress and report against to parents.

 

 

 

LEARNING AREAS/SUBJECT DISCIPLINES

 

  •  English
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Health and Physical Education
  • Languages
  • Humanities and Social Sciences (History, Geography, Civics and Citizenship, Business and Economics)
  • The Arts
  • Technologies (inc. Information and Communication Technologies)

 

GENERAL CAPABILITIES

 

 

  •  Critical and creative thinking•Personal and social capability
  • Intercultural understanding
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Literacy
  • Numeracy
  • Information and Communication Technologies (ICT)

CROSS-CURRICULUM PRIORITIES

 

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and cultures
  • Asia and Australia’s engagement with Asia
  • Sustainability

For more information go to the AusVELS website: http://ausvels.vcaa.vic.edu.au/