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Vocational Education Research 2018-2019

Topic : Research
Trainer : Mr. Murugan, father of Riddhi Murugan, Grade 7
Date of Training Timings: 8.40am-9.40am
No. of Participants: 79
Venue: PICT Model School (Music room)

Objectives:

  1. To acquaint the learners to research.
  2. To encourage the learners to be curious and always keep asking questions
  3. To acquaint the learners to the 6 steps to create medicines

Synopsis :

  1. Introduction:
  2. The session began with the introduction of Mr. Murugan. Mr. Murugan has a Ph.D. in Chemistry. He discovers and researches on drugs. He chose to pursue this career after witnessing a tragic incident in which his friend lost his life, due to a snake bite. In wonder, of the sequence of his friend’s death, Mr. Murugan was intrigued with questions.

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  3. A Curious Mind:
  4. Mr. Murugan stated that only curious minds can discover and be successful. He also insisted on asking questions and finding out everything in our world.

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  5. Amazing inventions:
  6. Mr. Murugan communicated the reason behind the invention of medicines. He added that medicines are invented to counter attack the bacteria and germs in our body. A video about the 10 amazing inventions of all time was shown. This included the following:
    • Wheel
    • Fire
    • Gravity
    • Evolution theory
    • Electricity
    • Big Bang Theory
    • Periodic Table
    • Quantum Theory
    • Atom Bomb
    • Relativity

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  7. 6 Steps to Create Medicines
  8. Mr. Murugan, informed the learners about the 6 steps to create a medicine.
    First, a thorough research is done in the lab to test against protein or germs.
    Then, it is worked in a lab and a “test sample” is created.
    After that, it is checked by adding a medicine in a test tube of a disease.
    Next, it is tested on animals.
    Finally, it is tested on humans.
    This entire process takes about 15 years.

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Conclusion:
The session was conducted in a learner friendly manner. The trainer was a very motivational and urged the learners to be curious. It was an extremely motivational session that encouraged curiosity.

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