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Returning to STEM
Returning to STEM

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6 Summary

Congratulations on reaching the end of Returning to STEM! This week you have spent time thinking about your vision, finding your inner mentor and setting some realistic goals to help you in getting back to your STEM career. During this course, you’ve heard stories of other people who have been on a similar journey, and hopefully their experiences will act as an inspiration to spur you on. So before you go, take a look at this final video where you will hear some words of advice from those who have been on this journey before you. Most importantly, this week you have produced your action plan; this will act as a map and compass to help you on your way.

Don’t forget that in order to finish the course and get your badge you will need to have completed this week’s quiz, and visited the final pages of the course.

Good luck with your return to STEM!

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If you’ve gained your badge you’ll receive an email to notify you. You can view and manage your badges in My OpenLearn within 24 hours of completing all the criteria to gain a badge.

Further guidance

The National Careers Service  [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)]  can help you decide your next steps with your new skills.

UCAS offers information on university courses.

For more information about setting up in business, take a look at the Prowess website.

Further useful advice is available on the UK government site.

Sample Action Plan