ERIC Number: EJ665112
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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The Promotion of Health Careers to High School Students in the New England Health Area: The Views of High School Careers Advisers.
Alexander, Christian; Fraser, John
Australian Journal of Rural Health, v9 n4 p145-49 Aug 2001
A study surveyed 38 rural high school career advisers in New South Wales (Australia) to examine how they promote health careers to high school students. Visits to schools by students enrolled in tertiary health courses and locally practicing health professionals, and health careers site visits were considered to be most effective. Includes recommendations. (Contains 20 references.) (TD)
Descriptors: Career Choice, Career Counseling, Counselor Attitudes, Educational Cooperation, Foreign Countries, Health Occupations, Labor Force Development, Role Models, Rural Education, Rural Schools, School Counselors, School Surveys, Secondary Education
Blackwell Publishing; Tel: 781-388-8200; Web site: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/journals/ajr.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Australia