Our Aims & Objectives

DATTA Vic aims to:

  • provide advice and support for teachers
  • foster the study and teaching of Design & Technologies
  • deliver professional learning for teachers

Our members teach :

  • The Australian and Victorian Curricula
  • F-10 Design & Technologies (including electronics, engineering systems, coding, robotics, food & fibre production, materials & technologies specialisations
  • Primary & Secondary
  • STEaM
  • VCE Product Design & Technologies
  • VCE Systems Engineering
  • VCAL & VET
  • Higher Education
  • Community organisations 

We support our members by:

  • Running annual conferences
  • Offering a rage of professional learning workshops
  • Delivering student sessions on VCE Product Design & Technologies and VCE Systems Engineering
  • Providing help and advice
  • Developing resources
  • Contributing to education initiatives which benefit Design & Technologies teacher
  • Developing partnerships with key stakeholders that will benefit teachers and students of Design & Technologies. These include;
  • The Department of Education and Training (DET)
  • The Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority (VCAA)
  • Council of Professional Teachers Associations of Victoria (CPTAV) 
  • DATTA Australia
  • Individual subject associations for the purposes of Professional Learning
  • Other professional bodies
  • Educational Institutions
  • Relevant Industry, Community and Government Organisations