The VCE is a two year certificate, generally taken over Year 11 and 12. Students study a programme of 24 units - 13 in Year 11 and 11 in Year 12. English/Literature and Religious Education are compulsory studies.
Each unit is one semester in length. Students receive detailed information about the VCE and Units as part of their transition from Year 10 into Year 11.
A number of VET courses are offered in co-ordination with the South East Local Learning and Employment Network. Students may choose an off campus VET course or select from those offered at Killester:
Students normally undertake Units 1 and 2 in Year 11, and Units 3 and 4 in Year 12. however, opportunity exists for students in Year 11 to undertake Unit 3 and 4 studies, and students in Year 12 may have the option of undertaking University enhancement subjects.