VTAC webinar for schools: understanding scaling and the ATAR

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Learn how the Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) is calculated and understand the scaling process for VCE scores used in the ATAR

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This free webinar, presented by the Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre (VTAC) and hosted by the Career Education Association of Victoria (CEAV), is open to all staff at secondary schools, including classroom teachers and school leadership, and will cover the purpose, calculation, and use of the ATAR.

The webinar will answer common questions including:

  • How is the ATAR used for admission into a course?
  • What is the difference between scaling and statistical moderation?
  • Why are VCE subjects scaled?
  • Which subjects can be used in the ATAR?
  • How do VET subjects contribute to the ATAR?
  • What's the potential impact to an ATAR of taking on an additional VCE subject?

Participants will be able to ask questions throughout the webinar.

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