Age: 14 - 18
Resource type: video
Context: compulsory education, continuing education, distance education, vocational education
Supported by: EPCA
The video introduces the audience - children, 14-18 years - to career opportunities in science and technology. The goal of this video is to promote STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education among boys and girls and inspire them to develop STEM skills. Watching the film, children can clearly see different career paths in chemical industry and explore the kinds of education which are needed to work in this field.
The video was created for teachers to make chemistry lessons more attractive as well as for children and parents in order to explain and foster interest in chemistry-related subjects.
In addition to the video you can find supporting material (fact sheet) in the Practices Gallery.
The video’s short duration - 2 min 13 sec - enables combination with various activities, for instance, discussion of youngster’s vocational choices and career interests, school projects, career games, introductory lessons,...
The video is available in English, French, Dutch, German, Italian, Spanish, Norwegian, Croatian, Hungarian, Portuguese, Japanese, Arabic, Russian, Chinese.
The materials were produced by EPCA, The European Petrochemical Association, in order to support STEM education initiative.