Learning Development Service

Contact Info

Learning Development Service
Student Guidance Centre

Tel: +44 (0)28 9097 3618

E-mail: lds@qub.ac.uk

Office Hours

Normal hours are Monday-Friday 9.00 am to 5.00 pm.

Evening and Skype appointments are available upon request.

2011 Teaching Award Recipient

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Mature Students

Exploring Your Myers Briggs Personality Type: a Workshop for Mature Students

Tuesday 18th February, 12pm - 2pm

14 University Square 01/007

The Myers Briggs assessment is a globally recognised instrument based on the personality theories of Swiss psychologist, Carl Jung. It offers a framework for understanding differences between people, and then using them in a positive way. This workshop, which will be delivered by a qualified Myers Briggs Practitioner, is an opportunity for you to complete a questionnaire to discover your Myers Briggs personality type, and to explore how this information be used to help you improve your approach to study.

12 places

Please register via QOL (Admin - Learning Development Service - Other)


Academic & Personal Skills Development

The Learning Development Service has organised a welcome event to help you make the most of your academic experience at Queen’s University Belfast.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • meet other mature students
  • gain helpful tips
  • learn about Students' Union support, library resources and IT services
  • find out about relevant skills workshops and one-to-one support


Come along and find out more on Friday 27th September 2013 (details below).

Lunch will be provided and, if you have time, there will be the options of a tour of Queen’s and a Belfast bus tour (free tickets available from 10am in Whitla Hall)

Welcome Week - Friday 27th September from 12–2pm in the Council Chamber (Main Lanyon Building)

1200 – 1210    Welcome and Introduction: Tim Crawford / Angela McQuade, Learning Development Service

1210 – 1220    The Mature Student Experience: Peer Mentors

1220 – 1230    Student Union support: Caoimhe McNeill, VP Equality & Diversity, Students Union

1230 – 1240    Library Resources: Diarmuid Kennedy, Subject Librarian, McClay Library

1240 – 1250    IT services at Queen’s: Patrick Brannigan, IT Training and                                                                             Assessment Unit

1250 – 1300    Student Welfare: Paula Moran, Student Affairs

1300 – 1330    Free lunch and informal Q&A session

1330 – 1400    Campus Tour: Conleth Burns and Student Guides

To book a place or find out more, please email lds@qub.ac.uk, phone 028 9097 3618 or sign up online via Queen’s Online