VELS is no longer the current curriculum in use. For comparative purposes this site provides access to the former Curriculum Standards document which outlines Standards for Levels 1 - 6. Standards document outlining Levels 1 - 3 of the general Humanities Standards, and the more specific Standards targeting Levels 4 - 6 History.
This site contains links to History-related learning and teaching support materials such as websites, publications, assessment examples, professional learning support and links to current research in the area of History education.
This page from the State Library of Victoria supports the teaching and learning of history from years 7 to 12. It has a range of resources, including activities and worksheets, as well as dedicated resource kits (units). Students can also delve into the ‘Explore history' section, which tells the stories of Victoria's social, political and cultural development with original documents and images that they can use in assignments.
The Victorian Curriculum F–10 incorporates the Australian Curriculum and reflects Victorian priorities and standards. In Levels 7 and 8, students study history from the time of the earliest human communities to the end of the ancient period, approximately 60 000 BC (BCE) – c.650 AD (CE). It also covers the period from the end of the ancient period to the beginning of the modern period, c.650 AD (CE) – 1750.