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Nelson Introducing Technology Student Book with 1 26 Month Access Code

By | Copyright Year:2020 | ISBN-13: 9780170439398

The timely update of the highly successful Nelson Introducing Technology offers broad coverage of the material technologies and engineered system sections of the junior technology syllabus, with a strong focus on learning by doing. The terminology and information on safety procedures ensures compliance with the latest regulations and industry best practice. New developments in technologies, materials and practices are included throughout to support students in solving technological design problems.
NelsonNet resources available*:
Teacher resources:
• Chapter PDFs
• Solutions to all questions in the activity manual
• Teaching program
• Weblinks to useful resources

Student resources
• Weblinks to useful resources
*Complimentary access to NelsonNet is available to teachers who use the accompanying student book as a core resource in their classroom. Contact your local education consultant for access codes and conditions.


1 What is technology?
2 Design
3 What are systems?
4 Materials
5 Safety
6 Tools
7 Processes
8 Technology and the future


Basil Slynko B Ed St, MA has taught design and technology related subjects for many years in secondary schools and tertiary institutions in Australia and overseas. He has also worked as an Education Officer, developing curricula and learning materials for Distance Education students. Basil has also had a variety of practical industry experience in a number of industries whilst teaching. His industry experience is particularly vast in most trades within Construction. Basil has been a member of curriculum and consultative committees at both state and national level. He has written journal articles, and books Graphics 8 (plus Teacher's Edition); Introducing Technology and Technology Activity Manual (plus Teacher's Edition); (as co-author) Technology Activity Book 1 and Technology Activity Book 2 (plus Teacher's Editions); Senior Graphics Overview; Senior Graphics - Booklets, and Worksheets (plus Teacher's Edition). Basil won a peer-awarded International Laureate citation.


Large, full-colour student book covering a broad range of technologies including materials, tools, processes and systems

Highly visual text featuring new design, images, and extensive illustrations

Weblinks to relevant resources and videos

Student access code for NelsonNet eBook included.