The New Design & Technologies Curriculum

The new Victorian Design & Technologies Curriculum has been implemented and DATTA Vic has a range of professional learning events and resources to help.

Design Thinking Masterclass for D&T Teachers at Monash University.

Monash University’s Faculty of Art Design and Architecture is offering 10 Secondary School Design and Technologies teachers the opportunity to join an exclusive FREE 2-day Masterclass in Design Thinking on March 29 & 30, 2019. 

Design & Technologies Week 2018

Thanks to EVERYONE who took part in National Design & Technologies Week 2018.  Over 120,000 students were registered to participate through their schools, and our partners ran a fantastic range of events.  How did YOUR school celebrate?

The DATTA National Conference - Registrations now open.

Registrations are open NOW for the DATTA Australia biennial national conference Design Led Innovation, taking place from the 6th - 8th December 2018 at Swinburne.  Book quickly to get your first choice of workshops!

The Victorian Design Challenge 2019 WASTE CHALLENGE

Teachers, get your classes involved to tackle one of the great challenges of our time – waste. There are great prizes and the winning team will receive support to developtheir ideas. 

Design in Art: Frida Kahlo, Art Deco & Gothic Beauty (PL1860)

This professional learning event at Bendigo Art Gallery offers a program that enables textiles teachers to be guided through three new exhibitions all which focus on elements of costume, fashion and design.

Celebrate the National Conference with a Special Design Evening at the NGV (PL1861)

Between Two Worlds | Escher X Nendo at NGV - Enjoy a drink at the bar, explore this summer blockbuster exhibition and participate in an exclusive presentation by Ewan McEoin, NGV’s Senior Curator from the Department of Contemporary Design.

Engineering & Design PD for Gippsland Teachers with Deakin University (PL1860)

This exciting and interactive afternoon gives teachers an opportunity to take their Engineering and Design teaching skills to a new level. Explore robotics education programs, learn about VR and AR in the classroom, skype to Deakin University STEM lecturers, and participate in a hands-on activity exploring humanitarian engineering.

DATTA Vic 2018 Educator of the Year Awards

Applications and nominations are now open for our 2018 Educator of the Year Awards - for Primary, Secondary, New to Teaching and Leadership



VCE Systems Engineering Student Exam Prep, Mount Waverley (PL1859)

This workshop will help prepare students for the end of year VCE Systems Engineering exam.