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The Distance Education Centre Victoria (DECV) is a Victorian Government F-12 School.

We are the leading provider of primary and secondary distance education for Victorian students.

For any questions regarding enrolments please contact DECV.


F-10 Enrolments
All F-10 enrolments are now closed for 2014.
All enrolments
All enrolments for 2015 will begin on Monday 1st of December. *Year 11 and 12 learning materials for 2015 will not be accessible online until one week before the commencement of semester 1 2015. Print material may arrive via post during the enrolment period of December to February.

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Distance Education Centre Victoria

The programs are designed to meet the educational needs of students whose circumstances prevent them from accessing courses at regular schools. While many students are travelling, ill or find regular schooling difficult, many others use the DECV's services to enrol in one or two subjects that they cannot access in their regular school.

Course materials can be delivered via the web or by a combination of quality print-based, audio and visual learning materials.

The teaching and learning program is carried out by individual teachers, and regular and ongoing contact between teacher and student is encouraged and expected.

In many cases, eligibility criteria must be met by students wishing to enrol for courses at the DECV. Different criteria may be applied at different subschool levels.