Participate in hands-on activities around health care professions, delivered by current health undergraduates and academics in your school. Understand how science is used in healthcare roles and learn about the different career paths, from the unknown to the typical routes.
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Full Event Details:
Students will be talked through the kit, the possible career choices, whilst being supported by undergraduate health students on using the equipment. Put your laparoscopy and basic life support skills to the test. Test your IV cannulation skills, take and read ECGs, participate in biomed lab work and test blood samples.
Each student will be given a workbook to complete, which will be colour coded to link careers depending on their answers.
We would require a good sized classroom or hall enough for 10-12 tables and the students attending.
The session will be delivered as a 2 hour workshop in school (max 2 sessions per day).
9 - 12
2, 4, 5 and 7.
Learning Objectives (Linked to the Aimhigher Plus Progression Framework Learning Outcomes):
- To support the learner to feel motivated and confident (As 3.1)
- Recognise the importance of succeeding at school (At 3.1)
- Recognise that GCSE and post 16 qualifications are required to access HE (At 3.2)
- Recognise how post 16 choices impact on future progression (Aw 4.1)
- Understand the necessity of HE for progression to certain careers (Aw 4.2)
- Recognition of the opportunities that may arise from attending HE (Ac 4.2)
- Recognise the skills and qualifications required for chosen HE pathway (Aw 5.1)
- Identify the potential career options following participation in HE (Aw 5.3)http://aimhigherwm.ac.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Progression-Framework.pdf
50 (50-75% of learners must be Aimhigher Plus)
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Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 3 (Students aged 11-14)
Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 4 (Students aged 14-16)
Bookings by Teachers for Key Stage 5 (Students aged 16-18)
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