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GOOGLE RISE 
STEM CAREERS 
RICHARD KIMERA 
E-MAIL: rkimera@must.ac.ug, kimrichies@gmail.com 
PHONE: 0...
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What Skills do I need?? 
Analytical skills to research a topic, develop a project 
plan and timeline,...
Sponsored by Google 
What Skills do I need?? 
Communication and cooperation skills to 
listen to customer needs or interac...
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Google 
Career Vs Job 
A job can be considered simply going to work to earn a 
pay. 
A career is the journey...
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How to achieve your Career 
Everything you do today will impact on your future! 
Need to be inspired ...
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How to gain more skills while in School?? 
Visit your college career and placement services. Most Sch...
Sponsored by Google 
STEM Careers 
Anthropologists and Archeologists - Study the behavior of human 
beings in different pa...
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Top STEM Careers 
Software developers, 
medical health service managers, 
electrical engineers 
Pharm...
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Can I work with all categories of people? 
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Who has made it in Uganda? 
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Most STEM (science, technology, 
engineering, or math) fields are 
dominated by men. 
That makes thes...
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http://ict-4all.blogspot.com/ 
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Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) careers

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Jobs, experiences and trainings always drive us to our careers. Google supports Mbarara University to deliver, educate and inspire the Girl child to understand the available opportunities that exist if they are to take up STEM related courses

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Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) careers

  1. 1. Sponsored by Google GOOGLE RISE STEM CAREERS RICHARD KIMERA E-MAIL: rkimera@must.ac.ug, kimrichies@gmail.com PHONE: 0701 437989 1
  2. 2. Sponsored by Google What Skills do I need?? Analytical skills to research a topic, develop a project plan and timeline, and draw conclusions from research results. Science skills to break down a complex scientific system into smaller parts, recognize cause and effect relationships, and defend opinions using facts. Mathematic skills for calculations and measurements. Attention to detail to follow a standard blueprint, record data accurately, or write instructions. Technical skills to troubleshoot the source of a problem, repair a machine or debug an operating system, and computer capabilities to stay current on appropriate software and equipment. 2
  3. 3. Sponsored by Google What Skills do I need?? Communication and cooperation skills to listen to customer needs or interact with project partners. Creative abilities to solve problems and develop new ideas. Leadership skills to lead projects or help customers. Organization skills to keep track of lots of different information. 10/27/14 3
  4. 4. Sponsored by Google Career Vs Job A job can be considered simply going to work to earn a pay. A career is the journey that includes all your jobs, experiences, and training. The real difference between a job and a career is your attitude. People who want a career are always thinking about their long-term goals. They are thinking about what they can do now to make those goals happen in the future. Think of it this way: if life were a video game, a job would be just one level. Having a career means that you are committed to playing the game to get better over time and advance to higher levels. 4
  5. 5. Sponsored by Google How to achieve your Career Everything you do today will impact on your future! Need to be inspired Learn at home Set targets and/or timetable yourself Keep updated/Follow relevant details – Stay Connected Seek information and guidance – Life long learning (certifications) Participate in relevant activities Hobbies/Experience Set a life Target / Goal and pursue it Develop values and a sense of purpose People naturally change so asses your career goals frequently Join the school clubs and actively perticipate 5
  6. 6. Sponsored by Google How to gain more skills while in School?? Visit your college career and placement services. Most Schools offer assistance in choosing subjects, finding proper University courses, locating employers seeking applicants. Assess yourself. Take time now to learn how your skills, values, interests, and personality influence your career choices. Participate in career activities. Participate in mentoring programs, and other work-based learning experiences. You can also participate in career-related volunteer opportunities, or part-time employment related to your chosen career. Position yourself. Join a career-related student group, professional associations, or other groups that can help you to build your networks. Be a success in the workplace. No matter what type of employment or volunteer experience you do while in school, take it seriously. It will help you develop work habits that will benefit you after you graduate. 6
  7. 7. Sponsored by Google STEM Careers Anthropologists and Archeologists - Study the behavior of human beings in different parts of the world and different periods in time. Atmospheric and Space Scientists - Investigate weather-related phenomena to prepare weather reports and forecasts for the public. Biochemical Engineers - Develop products using knowledge of biology, chemistry, or engineering. Civil Engineering Technicians -plan and design construction projects. Teachers, lectures, Instructors – Instruct STEM subjects Electrical Engineers - Research, design, and test electrical equipment and systems. Forensic Science Technicians - Assist in investigating crimes by collecting and analyzing evidence. Geoscientists - Study physical aspects of the earth, such as rocks, soils, and other materials. Mechanical Engineers - Use engineering principles to design tools, engines, and other mechanical equipment. Software Engineers – Design computer systems E.T.C 7
  8. 8. Sponsored by Google Top STEM Careers Software developers, medical health service managers, electrical engineers Pharmacists Accountants Auditors petroleum engineers 8
  9. 9. Sponsored by Google Can I work with all categories of people? 9
  10. 10. Sponsored by Google Who has made it in Uganda? 10
  11. 11. Sponsored by Google 11
  12. 12. Sponsored by Google Most STEM (science, technology, engineering, or math) fields are dominated by men. That makes these fields an excellent career choice for women! For GOD and my Country! 12
  13. 13. Sponsored by Google http://ict-4all.blogspot.com/ 13

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