Presentation on theme: "Science Technology Engineering Mathematics. WHAT IS STEM? The term STEM groups together the subjects of science, technology, engineering and mathematics."— Presentation transcript:
WHAT IS STEM? The term STEM groups together the subjects of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Science is all around us! Did you know that wherever you go and whatever you do you are surrounded by science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Modern society is full of scientific discovery, engineering feats, technological wizardry and mathematical genius.
WHAT IS STEM? Behind all this activity are people busily pursuing the diverse, exciting and challenging STEM based careers. Choosing a career is one of the most important decisions you will ever make, for it will have a significant impact on your life!
Why choose STEM subjects? In a modern technological society there is a need for a workforce that is well educated in all aspects of STEM. Industry and research need experts who can use their knowledge of STEM in new and creative ways. Successful citizens need to have a good understanding of STEM subjects and how they relate to one another to participate fully and make informed decisions about how they live their lives.
Excellent job prospects High earning potential Variety and challenge Opportunities to travel and see the world The chance to make a real difference to a sustainable future