General Achievement Test (GAT)

Date:
Wed 13 June 2018

The General Achievement Test is a test of general knowledge and skills in:

  •     written communication
  •     mathematics, science and technology
  •     humanities, the arts and social sciences.

These areas are very broad.

Each represents a body of general knowledge and skills that students are likely to have built up through their school years.

Because it is a general test, no special study is required for the GAT. Students will already have done preparation for the GAT in past study of subjects like English, Mathematics, Science and History, where they have built up general knowledge and skills in writing, numeracy and reasoning. These are the knowledge and skills that will be tested.

For further information please visit the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority website.

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The General Achievement Test is a test of general knowledge and skills in:

  •     written communication
  •     mathematics, science and technology
  •     humanities, the arts and social sciences.

These areas are very broad.

Each represents a body of general knowledge and skills that students are likely to have built up through their school years.

Because it is a general test, no special study is required for the GAT. Students will already have done preparation for the GAT in past study of subjects like English, Mathematics, Science and History, where they have built up general knowledge and skills in writing, numeracy and reasoning. These are the knowledge and skills that will be tested.

For further information please visit the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority website.

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The General Achievement Test is a test of general knowledge and skills in:

  •     written communication
  •     mathematics, science and technology
  •     humanities, the arts and social sciences.

These areas are very broad.

Each represents a body of general knowledge and skills that students are likely to have built up through their school years.

Because it is a general test, no special study is required for the GAT. Students will already have done preparation for the GAT in past study of subjects like English, Mathematics, Science and History, where they have built up general knowledge and skills in writing, numeracy and reasoning. These are the knowledge and skills that will be tested.

For further information please visit the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority website.

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