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VCALVictorian Certificate of Applied Learning (Australian secondary college qualification)
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The Awards also recognise the contribution of VCAL teachers and partner organisations in the development and delivery of innovative VCAL programs.
However, it is found by more comprehensive tests that the existing VCal technology has several deficiencies when it is applied in the following aspects:
The Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) has been a particularly useful vehicle for vocational specialisation within government schools.
After this successful trial with Year 8 and 9, the author introduced the idea of using gaming at the Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) level (alternative Year 12) to teacher Les Kyle as a possible way of approaching the literacy and numeracy aspects of the course in a totally different manner.
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Students can stay at school an extra year to finish their VCAL, VCE and their apprenticeships while spending more time doing important, paid, on the job training.
Government funding is now attached primarily to programs that deliver formal qualifications for adults such as the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE), Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL), Vocational Education and Training (VET) traineeships; and programs that develop literacy, numeracy and job readiness skills.
The Labor Government is also supporting school-based apprentices and trainees through a $49.8 million boost to Head Start a new model that supports students to stay at school to finish their VCAL, VCE or apprenticeship.
A youth portal, with a coordination focus, was created to be the central point for youth-specific programs (like VCAL), professional development, building community linkages and supporting a more systematic approach to sustaining the growing cohort of 'high risk' young people.
Students will have the option of doing an extra year of school as part of the initiative, so they can finish their VCAL or VCE while spending more time doing important and paid on-the-job training.
Minister for Education James Merlino today encouraged Victorian students to apply for a Lynne Kosky Memorial Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) Scholarship.