VCE Advanced Studies Program

Get a head start at uni - Start studying first-year units as part of your VCE. The results will count as credits towards your VCE, and you'll get to enjoy all that uni has to offer completely HECS debt free!

Please refer to your school's Federation University Australia honorary Fellow to apply for any units listed below. Your school's Fellow has Destination FedUni brochures for units on offer in 2018 that count as credit in the bachelor degree chosen and will potentially increase your ATAR score. Complete two units in a first-year bachelor at no cost while being guaranteed a position in the degree studied once you complete your VCE.

Students will learn through a combination of online learning and attending the university campus for up to 18 hours of lectures and tutorials per semester. Refer to your school's Fellow for information about the number of hours you need to attend the campus for each unit.

To apply you need to:

  1. Speak to your parents and your school's Fellow about the units you have selected.
  2. Download and complete the 2018 Application Form (pdf, 182kb) and forward to the address provided.

Units on offer in 2018

Marketing

Prerequisite: Completed or be concurrently enrolled in Units 3 and 4 of VCE Business Management

Unit code Unit nameSemester Linked study/learning area
BUMKT1501 Introduction to Marketing 1 Business Management units 3 and 4
BUMKT2602 Consumer Behaviour 2 Business Management units 3 and 4

Accounting

Prerequisite: Completed or be concurrently enrolled in Units 3 and 4 of VCE Accounting or Economics

Unit code Unit nameSemester Linked study/learning area
BUACC1508 Principles of Accounting and Finance 1 Accounting Units 3 and 4
BUECO1509 Principles of Economics 2 Accounting Units 3 and 4; Economics Units 3 and 4

Philosophy of Learning and Knowledge

Prerequisite: None

Unit code Unit nameSemester Linked study/learning area
ATSGC1369 Understanding University Learning 1 Humanities (other than History) and Business Studies
ATSGC1370 Knowledge and Professionals 2 Humanities (other than History) and Business Studies

Health

Prerequisite:

*Completed or be concurrently enrolled in Units 3 and 4 Physical Education
^Completed or be concurrently enrolled in Units 3 and 4 Health and Human Development

Unit code Unit nameSemester Linked study/learning area
*HEALT1111 Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professionals 1 1 Nursing, Exercise and Sport Science, Health Sciences; Health and Physical Education
*HEALT1112 Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professionals 2 2 Nursing, Exercise and Sport Science, Health Sciences; Health and Physical Education
^HEALT1113 Communication for Health Professionals 1 Nursing, Health Sciences; Psychological Sciences; Health and Physical Education
^NURBN1004 Determinants of Health 2 Nursing, Health Sciences