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.

Skype appointments are available upon request.

2011 Teaching Award Recipient


Mature Students


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 Tuesday 23rd September 2014 (details below).

Tea/coffee and scones will be provided.

Welcome Week -Tuesday 23rd September from 12.30–2pm in the Great Hall (Main Lanyon Building)

1230 – 1235    Welcome and Introduction:  Paula Moran, Widening Participation

1235 – 1250    The Mature Student Experience: Angela McQuade, Learning Development Service, and David Clyde (Mature Graduate)

1250 – 1300    Student Union Support: Caoimhe McNeill, VP Equality & Diversity, Students Union

1300 – 1310    Library Resources: Diarmuid Kennedy, Subject Librarian, McClay Library

1310 – 1320    IT services at Queen’s: Patrick Brannigan, IT Training and Assessment Unit

1320 – 1330    Student Welfare: Kara Bailie, Student Affairs

1330 – 1400    Tea/Coffee/Scones & informal Q&A in South Dining Hall

To register your interest in attending, please click here.