About Professor Baz


Professor Baz (aka Basil Slynko B. Ed. St., MA) has taught design and technology related subjects via project-based learning 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 considerable practical experience in a variety of industries. He has been a member of curriculum and consultative committees at state and national levels.

Basil has also won a peer-awarded International Laureate citation.

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Basil has written journal articles and a number of textbooks including:

Graphics 8 and Graphics 8 Teacher’s Edition;
Introducing Technology;
Introducing Technology, Second Edition;
Nelson Introducing Technology, Third Edition; More Information 
Technology Activity Manual and Technology Activity Manual Teacher’s Edition;
Nelson Technology Activity Manual, Second Edition; More Information
Technology Activity Book 1 (as co-author);
Technology Activity Book 1 Teacher’s Edition (as co-author);
 Technology Activity Book 1, Second Edition  (as co-author);
Technology Activity Book 1, Second Edition, Teacher’s Edition (as co-author);
Technology Activity Book 2 (as co-author); 
Technology Activity Book 2 Teacher’s Edition (as co-author);
Senior Graphics Overview (as co-author); 
Senior Graphics (as co-author) – booklets and worksheets (including Teacher’s Editions).