Eligibility for completing the Victorian Certificate of
There are two full VCAL certificates offered at St Monica's College.
Intermediate and Senior. Generally, Year 11 students are enrolled in
Intermediate VCAL and Year 12 students are enrolled in Senior VCAL.
At Year 10 students are able to
enrol in Pre-VCAL which is a 'modified program'. This includes the following
VCAL Units: Numeracy, Literacy, Work Related and Personal Development Skills plus a Certificate I in Employment Pathway.
To be eligible for the award of the Intermediate and Senior VCAL certificates,
the student must satisfactorily complete studies in each of the five VCAL
Like the VCE, there are
attendance requirements in VCAL. It is possible for students to fail the
certificate due to poor attendance. It is also compulsory for all
students to attend activities such as excursions and camps.
All course requirements must be completed in order to receive a VCAL
certificate. If requirements are not met, a statement of results for completed
strands will be issued by the VCAA.