Home » Learning and teaching excellence » Curriculum Curriculum In Years 7–10 our curriculum covers the Key Learning Areas and Capabilities in the Victorian Curriculum. At the senior level, we provide broad curriculum diversity with more than 30 VCE subjects offered, plus VET subjects and VCAL. 7 Year 7 program A solid foundation for students entering secondary school. 8 Year 8 program Our Year 8 program meets Victorian Curriculum standards. 9&10 Years 9 and 10 program Students have more choice with The Northcote Model. 11&12 Years 11 and 12 VCE program We offer a comprehensive range of VCE subjects. ACE Enhancement Program ACE An extension program for highly able Year 7 and 8 students. VET Vocational Education & Training (VET) Our students can choose VET subjects in Years 10, 11 and 12. VCAL Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) Specialise in applied learning areas not offered in the VCE.