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STEM Careers: Heart & Circulatory System Learning Path

By Aoife McDonnell

A reference for teachers to the career opportunities within the unit of heart and cardiology. Teachers can refer to these jobs when teaching or provide students with link if they are thoroughly interested in this unit.
10 resources in this Learning Path

1

Radiologist / Imaging Technologist - Is this the Career for You?

http://www.medicalcareers.ie/radiology/ Added: 08 Feb 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Reference

A reference for student who are interested in the study of cells, tissues, organs and the human body within the JC Science. Students can read the job description and career development.

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Science

Strand: 05. Biological Science

Strand unit: 04. Human Organs & Systems

Suggestions for use: Teacher reference for students to know of the opportunities available to them from studying this section of the JC Science.

Key Skills: Managing Myself

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Language: English
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Doctor/ Specialist - Is this Career for You?

https://www.rcpi.ie/training/becoming-a-specialist-in-ireland/ Added: 08 Feb 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Reference

A reference for student who are interested in the study of cells, tissues, organs and the human body within the JC Science. Students can read about what a specialist is, the steps to becoming a specialist and download a brochure.

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Science

Strand: 05. Biological Science

Strand unit: 04. Human Organs & Systems

Suggestions for use: Students who are interested in STEM careers can be referred to this link to learn more about the opportunities available.

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Language: English
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Sports Scientist - Is this Career for You?

http://www.smartfutures.ie/sports-scientist Added: 08 Feb 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Reference

A reference for student who are interested in the study of the heart rate within the JC Science. Students can read the job description, career development, skills, salary and typical employer.

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Science

Strand: 05. Biological Science

Strand unit: 04. Human Organs & Systems

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Language: English
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Biomedical Engineer - Is this Career for You?

http://www.smartfutures.ie/biomedical-engineer Added: 08 Feb 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Reference

A reference for student who are interested in the study of cells, tissues, organs and the human body within the JC Science. Students can read the job description, career development, skills, salary and typical employer.

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Science

Strand: 05. Biological Science

Strand unit: 04. Human Organs & Systems

Suggestions for use: Teacher reference for students to know of the opportunities available to them from studying this section of the JC Science.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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Biotechnologist - Is this Career for You?

http://www.smartfutures.ie/biotechnologist Added: 08 Feb 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Reference

A reference for student who are interested in the study of cells, tissues, organs and the human body within the JC Science. Students can read the job description, career development, skills, salary and typical employer.

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Science

Strand: 05. Biological Science

Strand unit: 04. Human Organs & Systems

Suggestions for use: Teacher reference for students to know of the opportunities available to them from studying this section of the JC Science.

Key Skills: Managing Myself

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Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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Cardiothoracic Surgery - Is this Career for You?

http://www.medicalcareers.ie/surgery/cardiothoracic-surgery/ Added: 08 Feb 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Reference

A reference for student who are interested in the study of the heart and circulatory system within the JC Science. Students can read the cardiothoracic surgery description, the training pathway and how to apply from the Medical Careers for Ireland website.

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Science

Strand: 05. Biological Science

Strand unit: 04. Human Organs & Systems

Suggestions for use: Teacher reference for students to know of the opportunities available to them from studying this section of the JC Science.

Key Skills: Managing Myself

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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A Career in Cardiology - Is it for You?

http://www.medicalcareers.ie/medicine/cardiology/ Added: 08 Feb 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Reference

A reference for student who are interested in the study of the heart and circulatory system within the JC Science. Students can read the cardiology description, the training pathway and how to apply from the Medical Careers for Ireland website.

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Science

Strand: 05. Biological Science

Strand unit: 04. Human Organs & Systems

Suggestions for use: Teacher reference for students to know of the opportunities available to them from studying this section of the JC Science.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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Emergency Medical Technician/ Paramedic - Is this the Career for You?

https://gradireland.com/careers-adv...rgency-medical-technician-paramedic Added: 08 Feb 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Reference

A reference for student who are interested in the study of cells, tissues, organs and the human body within the JC Science. Students can read the job description, career development, skills, salary and typical employer.

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Science

Strand: 05. Biological Science

Strand unit: 04. Human Organs & Systems

Suggestions for use: Teacher reference for students to know of the opportunities available to them from studying this section of the JC Science.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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Smart Futures Website - Careers Section

http://www.smartfutures.ie/what-stem/types-careers Added: 03 Feb 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Reference

Smart Futures website aims to provide STEM career resources to students, teachers, guidance counsellors and parents in Ireland and stimulate an interest in STEM subjects in secondary school and at third level.

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How it maps to the curriculum

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Science

Strand: Other Science Websites

Strand unit: 06. Science Careers

Suggestions for use: Advice students to research a career in STEM using the following website as a reference. Teachers can also incorporate the activities into their lessons along with focusing on possible careers within each strand and unit as they facilitate the learning of STEM subjects within their lesson.

Key Skills: Communicating Managing Information and Thinking Staying Well Managing Myself

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Language: English
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Sentinus - STEM Careers

http://www.sentinus.co.uk/stemcareers/ Added: 03 Feb 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Reference

Sentinus is the home of STEM enrichment and enhancement activities for schools in Northern Ireland. Within the Sintinus website, there is a valuable section called ' STEM Careers'. Within this section, teachers can download the STEM Career Booklet or the Skills in Demand leaflet. Alternatively, view the Skills Barometer or view the external links.

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How it maps to the curriculum

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Science

Strand: Other Science Websites

Strand unit: 06. Science Careers

Suggestions for use: Reference for students when researching careers in science.
Alternatively, teachers can keep updated on the STEM career opportunities available to students by reading the booklet and referring to career opportunities throughout the teaching of the syllabus.

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Language: English
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