Ultimate magazine theme for WordPress.

New Limerick online platform to help with student career choices

Ingenium, a consultancy firm located in Limerick, has created a new online career planning tool for secondary school pupils to assist them determine their next steps in education.

The new Pathway survey is an academically verified tool designed to help Leaving Certificate students choose the best alternatives for their CAO application, as well as TY students choose topics that match with their ideal future path. The service was trialled in a pilot programme with 412 participants between 2018 and 2020, with 98% of the students enrolled evaluating the platform as extremely beneficial.

The service includes a comprehensive survey that the student can complete in less than 15 minutes. Pathway’s algorithm takes into account various essential elements that are unique to each individual, such as the student’s favourite topics in school.