Event details: 2017 VCE Comparative Pairs 4 & 5

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VCE English Units 3 and 4 Comparative Pairs series

Monday 5 June

Pairs 4 and 5


Workshop 1: The Crucible and Year of Wonders        

Presenter: Rachel Kafka


Workshop 2:  Joyful Strains and The Namesake 

Presenter:  Jacqueline Lynch


This series of workshops aims to provide teachers with strategies about how to teach their pair of set texts in VCE English Unit 4. Each session will cover topics such as: the ideas, issues and themes, how the structures of texts help to create meaning, examples of activities that explore the similarities and/or differences, tips on how to approach comparative writing and much more.

Please note there are 4 sessions on different dates with two pairs per date, and two different venues used. These must be booked separately.


The details for this event are as follows:

Time: 4.30pm – 5pm (Registration) 5pm – 6.30pm

Length: 90 minutes

Venue: Library at the Dock,107 Victoria Harbour Promenade, Docklands

Cost: $82.50 (Individual), $99 (Institutional) and $70 (Concession)


QUERIES: Please ring VATE office, 9411 8500.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be received at the VATE office in writing.
Cancellations received between 5 and 3 working days prior to the event date will be charged a 15% cancellation fee. Cancellations received less than 2 working days prior to the event will receive NO REFUND. If you do not attend and have not notified the office in writing according to the above policy, you will receive no refund.

Library at the Dock, Victoria Harbour Promenade

Event contact:
Linda Baron - Mon-Thurs events@vate.org.au (9411 8500) 
Supporting Documents:
Map Docklands library
Price details: Days Cost
VATE Individual Member 1 $82.50
VATE Institutional Member 1 $99.00
VATE Concessional Member 1 $70.00


Select each session you wish to attend and when you have completed your selection click 'Add to My Workshops'.

Event Extras: Office Booking  Date: Monday 5 June, 2017
Office Booking $20
2017 Comparative Pair 4&5 Session 1  Date: Monday 5 June, 2017 at 5:00pm – 6:30pm
Workshop 1 Pair 5 The Crucible & Year of Wonders
(Room The Performance Space)
Workshop 2 Pair 4 Joyful Strains & The Namesake
(Room Activities Room)