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 James Stewart from Smart Futures to give some advice for people considering this job:

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Get some experience even if it is voluntary work so that you have an idea if you like the sector and you will have something to talk about at interview.

The Investigative person will usually find a particular area of science to be of interest. They are inclined toward intellectual and analytical activities and enjoy observation and theory. They may prefer thought to action, and enjoy the challenge of solving problems with clever technology. They will often follow the latest developments in their chosen field, and prefer mentally stimulating environments.
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In this 4 year degree programme you will study subjects which cover the principles and practice of Technology Management.

Business Stream: Subjects include Employee Relations, Human Resource Management, Financial Accounting and Economics.

Technology Management Stream: Subjects include Innovation Management, Technology Management, Project planning & Automation.

Quality Management Stream: Subjects include Quality Management, Measurement Systems, Logistics systems, Service systems.

In years 3 and 4 you can choose from a list of elective options to broaden your education.

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