Main Lectures take place throughout the three days of Higher Options. Speakers from a number of organisations and institutions offer advice and information about the applications processes to third-level education in Ireland, the UK and Europe.
Planning your visit to Higher Options to include one of these sessions will help you to get the most out of the day.
Higher Options 2014 Career Talks and Main Lectures Schedule
Career talks room 1
|09.30||Engineering||Damien Owens, STEPS|
|11.30||Working in Science||Orla Donoghue, UCD Science Office|
|12.30||Games Industry & IT||Elaine Reynolds|
|1.30pm||Careers in Art & Design||Marianna O'Kane, DesignBurst|
Career talks room 2
|10.45||Careers in Nursing||John Kelly, The Irish Nursing Board|
|11.45||Careers in Agricultural Science||Damien Dempsey, UCD School of Agriculture & Food Science|
|1.00pm||Careers in Social Services||Lavina Temple|
|1.30pm||Smart Technologies||Jamie McCormick|
|10.30||CAO & HPAT||Joe O'Grady, CAO|
|11.30||The UCAS application process||Louise Evans|
|12.15||Studying in Oxford & Cambridge||Lizzie Peachy & Charlotte Isaacs (Oxford) Sarah Holt/ Steve Watts (Cambridge)|
|12.45||Studying in Europe||Guy Flouch, Eunicas|
|1.30pm||CAO & HPAT||Joe O'Grady, CAO|
Students are requested to be considerate of their fellow visitors to the event and to follow the instructions of security staff when entering and leaving the sessions. As these sessions are very popular, availability of seats can become limited, so your co-operation is greatly appreciated.