Western Australian Curriculum

By 2018, all syllabuses, except Languages, will become part of the mandated curriculum for the planning, assessment and reporting of student progress in Western Australia, as prescribed by the Western Australian Curriculum and Assessment Outline. For more information about implementation requirements please click here.

To access the syllabuses please visit the Western Australian syllabuses page.

Judging Standards

Please note: Judging Standards has moved and is now located under the assessment menu and is housed in the extranet for privacy of student work samples, especially for those relating to performance. To login or register visit the Extranet page.

More information about accessing the Judging Standards.

Judging standards is a tool to support teachers when reporting against the Achievement Standards; when giving assessment feedback; and when explaining the differences between one student’s achievement and another’s.

Latest News

    Today we were pleased to join our Minister for Education Peter Collier at Cloverdale Education Support Centre to officially launch the Abilities Based Learning Education, Western Australia (ABLEWA) to support the teaching and learning of students with disability and additional learning needs.

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    Read the letter to schools »

  • P-10 Languages

    P-10 Languages syllabuses are now available for Chinese, Japanese, German, Italian, Indonesian and French for familiarisation.

    View the syllabuses »

  • New Website Launch

    We’re excited to be launching our new website. It brings together the Authority’s work in a way that will help everyone find the information they need more quickly and easily.

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  • Letter to principals regarding Outline
  • Scootle provides digital resources for teachers and students. Many of the resources in Scootle match the Western Australian Curriculum content descriptions.

    Department staff are now provisioned with Connect to browse the Western Australian Curriculum, find matching resources and share them with students and colleagues. All national resources are available within Connect as well as thousands of local Department created and curated resources. Go to connect.det.wa.edu.au to login to Connect.

    Kindergarten to Year 10: 2015 curriculum, assessment and reporting update