Resources for Sale

DATTA Vic has a range of textbooks and other resources for Design & Technologies teachers.  We offer discounts for members on all purchases.

New  Resources - AVAILABLE NOW

Cambridge Product Design & Technology VCE Units 1-4 Workbook & Student Book

Members: $85



Nelson Product Design & Technology VCE Units 1-4 Workbook & Student Book (4th Edition)

Members: $105

Non-members: $115


Nelson Tech by Design Workbook & Student Book (Years 7-10)

Members: $70

Non-members: $80


LAPtek VCE Systems Engineering (2019-2023) Units 1-4, Teacher Resource & Student Workbook

Student Set (Units 1-4): $120


Teachers' Resource- Members: $ 130

Teachers' Resource- Non-members: $140


If student and teacher resources are purchased together, the Student Set will be discounted to $110 each


Nelson Technologies Education for the Primary Years 

Members: $70

Non-members: $80


Resources for Exam Prep

DATTA Vic has produced a set of sample responses and a marking guide for the 2018 VCAA Practice Exam. All members have been sent these for free.  Non members can purchase this resource for $25. (R0207) ORDER HERE.

Discount Packages - Order Together and Save

  • Sustainability Pack - Playing Cards & DVD $50/$60


Text & Workbooks

  • Nelson Textiles Technology for Years 9 and 10 $55/$60 
  • Nelson Introducing Technology (3rd Edition) $40/$45 (R0192)
  • Nelson Systems Engineering VCE Units 1-4 (3rd Edition) $65/$68 (R0193)


SALE Text & Workbooks

  • Nelson VCE PD&T Textbook Units 1-4 (3rd Edition) $40/$50 (R0080)
  • Nelson Wood, Metal & Plastics Workbook (3rd Edition) $10/$20 (R0200)
  • Nelson PD&T Textiles Workbook (2nd Edition) $10/$20 (R0081)



  • Design Playing Cards $25/$27 (R0198)
  • Designers on Sustainability DVD $30/$40 (R0201)




Free Resources

Resources are listed on the left that are available to non-members.


Members Resources

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The DATTA Vic publishes, on CD, the journal called 'TECHNOTES' twice a year.

This publication welcomes contributions from all members and keeps members informed about current issues and Professional Learning activities, as well as providing advice about resources and practical classroom activities. 

DATTA Vic News

The newsletter 'DATTA Vic News', published once per term, includes a report from VCAA, the Professional Learning calendar, a list of relevant events for Design and Technology Education and information about useful resources.


Units of Work

Units of Work include online resources and booklets targeting different levels and areas of Design and Technology Education.



Useful videos of workshops and demonstraions.


Member Organistaion Resources

Some of our member organisations include companies that provide a range of resources for Technology Education.



The membership of the Design and Technology Teachers Association Victoria includes primary and secondary teachers, principals, consultants, tertiary educators as well as business and industry groups.

We exist primarily as an educational service for teachers and schools but are pleased to welcome anyone with an interest in Technology Education to our association.

Steve Hughes presenting a workshop on using the lathe at the DATTA Vic December Hands On Conference 2011


Benifets of Membership

Access to resources and personnel with expertise in technology teaching.

Discounts on professional learning activities.

Access to "TECHNOTES", keep up to date with our Technolgy Education Journal.

Links with National Associations through its representation on the Design and Technology Teachers Association Australia (DATTA Australia) (DATTA Aust.). DATTA Aust. in turn is a member of the recognised National body the Technology Federation of Australia (Technology TEFA ).

Further to this DATTA Vic is regularly in contact with subject associations in other states and territories.

Become a Member

Please complete the 2012 Membership form

ABN  97 315 356 383