The Victorian Curriculum F–10 incorporates the Australian Curriculum and reflects Victorian priorities and standards.The Levels 7 and 8 curriculum provides a study of the Australian Constitution and how its features, principles and values shape Australia’s democracy. They explore the responsibilities and freedoms of citizens and how citizens can participate in Australia’s democracy
The Shape of the Australian Curriculum: Civics and Citizenship provides broad direction on the purpose, structure and organisation of an Australian curriculum for Civics and Citizenship. It is intended to guide the writing of the Foundation to Year 12 Australian Curriculum: Civics and Citizenship.
VELS is no longer the current curriculum in use. For comparative purposes this site provides access to the former Curriculum Standards document outlining Standards for Levels 1 - 6, including the Community Engagement, and Civic Knowledge and Understanding Dimensions.
This Civics and Citizenship Domain Page contains links to: civics and citizenship related learning and teaching support materials such as web sites, publications and other online resources; civics and citizenship assessment maps and sample tasks; professional learning support including links to teachers’ associations; and identifies current research in the area of civics and citizenship education. -- DEECD