Course Type:
Accredited Course
Study Mode:
10 months
Starting Date:
*This intake is only for students commencing UNIT 2 subjects (Year 11). We cannot take mid-year enrolments for year 12.
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Course Overview

Have you thought about where you want your future to go and are ready to take the leap? Do you also need a higher level of education to help get you there? Then the Victorian Certificate of Education is your pathway to achieving your dreams!

This senior secondary certificate is open to students who have completed year 10, as well as adults, and is recognised within the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF), helping you get on your way to employment and higher education.

Over 10 months, you’ll take on general education curriculum components and programs from Vocational Education and Training (VET) qualifications, all with the aim of giving you a broad range of skills and knowledge to take with you throughout your future career in any sector.

Taught online, this course is designed to be flexible – allowing you to study anywhere, anytime – without disrupting your everyday life and commitments. You’ll be supported by our expert teachers, interacting with them and other students regularly in order to discuss your learning and helping to increase your confidence.

When you complete this qualification, there really is no limit to where you can go. You can either enter the workforce immediately and gain hands-on experience or choose to take your learning further by enrolling at university with your ATAR score.

It’s the perfect solution for anyone looking to further their education in a flexible setting.

So whether you’re wanting to become a teacher, a builder, a nurse or anything else in between, the Victorian Certificate of Education at TAFE Gippsland will help you feel confident in getting there.


Monday to Friday 9am – 4pm

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Victorian Certificate of Education.

Career Opportunities

This qualification will assist you to continue with further study at TAFE or university as well as enhance your employment prospects in many industries.

Opportunities for Further Study

Entry into workforce, University ATAR Entry

Further Information

Course and Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Mandatory entry requirements

  • Students require access to computer, reliable internet and headset to complete course.

Recommended entry requirements

  • Completed Year 10 from students are aged between 16-18 years of age.
  • Adult entry is available.

Limitations to entry

  • Must reside in Victorian or have a Victorian home address


Not Applicable

Online requirement

Participants will need access to a computer and an Internet connection.


Course Cost

VET Student Loans

Not Applicable for this course

Help with Fees

Specialist Course Information

Specialist Course Information



Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Not Applicable

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Not Applicable

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

RPL is not available for VCE courses. Credit may be obtained for some Certificate II and above courses through application to the VCAA, contact the VCE coordinator if this applies to you.

Course Structure

Course Modules

Course Units
PY034 Psychology 4
PY033 Psychology 3
PY022 Psychology 2
PY011 Psychology 1
SFS031 Skills for Further Study Senior
MA074 Mathematics: Further Mathematics 4
MA073 Mathematics: Further Mathematics 3
MA072 Mathematics: General Mathematics 2
MA071 Mathematics: General Mathematics 1
IE034 Industry and Enterprise Studies 4
IE033 Industry and Enterprise Studies 3
IE022 Industry and Enterprise Studies 2
IE011 Industry and Enterprise Studies 1
HH034 Health and Human Development 4
HH033 Health and Human Development 3
HH022 Health and Human Development 2
HH011 Health and Human Development 1
EN014 English 4
EN013 English 3
EN012 English 2
EN011 English 1
EN101 Foundation English
EN102 Foundation English
MA101 Foundation Mathematics 1
MA102 Foundation Mathematics 2
SO022 Sociology 2
BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others
BSBWOR202 Organise and complete daily work activities
SITXCCS006 Provide service to customers
VU22523 Undertake basic market research and promotion for a small business product or service
VU22527 Contribute to small business planning
BSBCUS301 Deliver and monitor a service to customers
BSBINM301 Organise workplace information
BSBITU306 Design and produce business documents
BSBPRO301 Recommend products and services
BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development
VU22521 Develop elementary skills for small business environments
BSBWHS304 Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes
ICTICT202 Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment
ICTICT203 Operate Application Software Packages
ICTWEB303 Produce Digital Images For The Web
ICTWEB302 Build Simple Websites Using Commercial Programs
ICTICT301 Create User Documentation
ICTSAS305 Provide ICT Advice To Clients
ICTICT307 Customise Packaged Software Applications For Clients
ICTICT302 Install And Optimise Operating System Software
ICTSAS306 Maintain Equipment And Software
ICTSAS307 Install, configure and secure a small office or home office network
ICTSAS308 Run Standard Diagnostic Tests
SO011 Sociology 1
SO033 Sociology 3
SO034 Sociology 4


Assessment is prescribed by the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority guidelines