Careers rarely develop the way we plan them. Our career path often takes many twists and turns, with particular events, choices and people influencing our direction.

We asked Aoife Mc Dermott from Department of Education and Skills to give some advice for people considering this job:

Aoife Mc Dermott

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Department of Education and Skills

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Aoife Mc Dermott
The most important thing is that you like your subject area! It?s also important to do as well as you can throughout your degree. For example, I applied for PhD scholarship during my final year, so they were looking at my first, second and third year results. Finally, I find that liking people helps a lot.
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Realists are usually interested in 'things' - such as buildings, mechanics, equipment, tools, electronics etc. Their primary focus is dealing with these - as in building, fixing, operating or designing them. Involvement in these areas leads to high manual skills, or a fine aptitude for practical design - as found in the various forms of engineering.

Realists like to find practical solutions to problems using tools, technology and skilled work. Realists usually prefer to be active in their work environment, often do most of their work alone, and enjoy taking decisive action with a minimum amount of discussion and paperwork.
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Open Event - Saturday 23rd September 12pm

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Saturday, September 23, 2017 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

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Pulse College hosts an Open Event on Saturday 23rd September 12pm (starts sharp). Visit our Dublin campuses and explore Pulse College's Full and Part-Time and Short Courses in Music Production, Music Technology, Film Production, Games Development, Film Scoring and Animation.

To register your place at the event, please click here to visit the Pulse College Open Day registration page.



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