VCE Philosophy

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Bonnie Zuidland  

Kristy Forrest 

VCE Forums

VCE Unit 4 Forum

July 26th

Online Webinar


Phil Etherington - Chief Examiner

speaking on the exam

Andrew Inkpin - University of Melbourne

speaking on Nietzsche and Callicles

Chris Cordner - University of Melbourne

speaking on Plato & Aristotle

Enquiry Contact:

Janette Poulton


Cost is $100 per class (teachers purchase and their whole class can attend)

To request an invoice please email Dan, the treasurer

New VAPS VCE Trial Exam and Examiner's Report

VAPS has commissioned a new VCE Trial Exam and mock Examiner's Report for 2020. Both can be accessed from the VCE Resources in the Members section of the website. Membership is required to access.

Getting Prepared

The Chief Examiner's Report from 2019 is now available. Please find it here


The 2020 exam specifications are available here.


The 2020 study design can be accessed here. Also have a look at the 2019-2023 prescribed texts here

VCE Updates

Due to COVID-19 VCAA have revised several aspects of the VCE Philosophy curriculum. Please see the links below for the full details.

Key Dates (Exams)

Adjusted Study Design for 2020


Please see our website and events calendar page of this newsletter for full details about venues, times, and registrations for all events.


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