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Context: compulsory education, continuing education, distance education, higher education, professional development, vocational education
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Supported by: AMGEN
Careers in Biotechnology is the fourth of five components of the Biotechology Collection funded by the Amgen Foundation and produced by WGBH. These resources demonstrate the multifaceted nature of biotechnology jobs and the wide range of opportunities in this field of science through the career profiles and interviews with biotechnology experts.
By watching videos students will learn different types of biotechnology jobs, professionals’ background and day-to-day tasks. Students will also get familiar with cutting-edge research work and numerous scientific research projects.
Each resource contains:
- a short description of a career profile
- an embedded video
- support material with background essay and discussion questions
- suggestions for similar videos in the Biotechnology Collection
More resources related to the topic of biotechnology are available in the Practice Gallery.