|DEGREE PLUS: WHAT IS IT?|
Degree Plus is a vehicle for accrediting work-related learning and skills that current Queen's students develop through extracurricular activities and are relevant to their potential applications graduate job markets.
You can choose from the advertised activities listed in Routes to Degree Plus (Route A or Route B).
The award is open to all full-time and part-time undergraduate, and postgraduate taught students. If you complete Degree Plus you will receive the Award alongside your degree when you graduate. The Degree Plus Award is free, although some of the qualifying courses do charge their own small fee.
|DEGREE PLUS: WHY GO FOR IT?|
Employers are looking for graduates who can demonstrate that they have the skills needed for workplace success - the Degree Plus Award will help you do this. Many activities you participate in - whether an international work-related experience; having a part-time/summer job; active engagement in a sport, club, society or voluntary work - may be allowing you to acquire important employability skills such as teamwork; leadership; communication; business, commercial or cultural awareness. The Degree Plus Award is a formal recognition, by Queen's, of these skills and experiences. The agreed deadline for the submission of Degree Plus Route B application forms is: April 1st for students graduating in the summer and 1st of October for students graduating in December. For information about Degree Plus Workshops log in to MyFuture