There are many school programs that provide flexibility through individualised and applied approaches.
An Individual Learning Plan (ILP) can be negotiated between the student and school that may assist in developing a a more individualised and relevant learning program.
Some schools offer Hands on Learning. An applied learning approach that may suit some learners.
In addition, some schools offer customised year 9 and 10 programs such as a pre VCAL program or other applied programs. Each school is different. To find out more you can talk to the school.
In senior school the following is available in most schools:
VCAL – an applied year 11 and 12 certificate. Most schools in FMP region offer this option.
VET in schools (VETis) – offers the opportunity to study a TAFE course while at school in either the VCE or VCAL certificate. This is a good option to gain qualifications at school.
SBAT – a School Based Apprenticeship/Traineeship enables students to work and learn, combining education and employment.
VCE – the Victorian Certificate of Education is delivered in years 11 and 12. There are a large range of subjects to choose from.