VATE sample VCE exams

VATE publishes sample examination papers for VCE English, English as an Additional Language, Literature and English Language each year. These are available for purchase by schools to assist Year 12 students in preparing for the end-of-year examinations.

VATE has published a modified sample exam in 2020 for VCE Unit 3 English (Sections A and C). You can continue to order the Unit 3 English exam throughout 2020: 2020 Unit 3 sample exam order form (PDF). 2020 Unit 3 sample exam order form (Word).

VATE will also publish VCE Units 3-4 sample exams for English, EAL, English Language and Literature. Please see below amended dates for availability: 2020 Units 3-4 sample exam order form (PDF). 2020 Units 3-4 sample exam order form (Word).
 

CHANGES - COVID-19 and Stage 4 restrictions


Due to the full closure of the VATE office required during Stage 4 COVID restrictions, there will be some changes to how and when VATE exam orders will be processed.

PDF: If you have ordered PRINT versions of EAL and English Language exams, we will change these to PDF and amend your order.

PRINT: Literature and English continue to be available as a PRINT exam. (We will advise if this changes).

Monday 24 August: VATE staff will commence processing orders for all PDF exams (EAL, English, English Language)

Monday 14 September: VATE staff will commence processing orders for PRINT exams (English and Literature). 

We will keep you informed of any further changes if current restrictions are extended or expanded.
 

Please direct all VATE Bookshop and publications enquiries to the Publications and Communications Officer, Josephine Smith: publications@vate.org.au