Employability is embedded in our programmes
The employability element of the School is called the Insight Programme which culminates in a short-term placement with organisations in the public, private and third sectorWork Placements
This four year Psychology pathway allows our undergraduate students to spend a year working with an organisation both nationally and internationallyOne year placement opportunities
This document produced by the Higher Education Academy provides a psychology specific overview covering such topics as where psychology graduates work within and outside psychology, emerging areas of work, the job market, and includes activities to help you explore interests, skills, preferences and valuesHEA Guide (PDF)
"Many of the skills that I use within my day to day working life have a large part of their foundations within the experiences I had whilst studying Psychology at Queen’s."Where could Queen's take you?
"Not only are the skills I gained in Psychology at Queens advantageous to get through the door of a potential employer, they are undoubtedly useful within the work place."Where could Psychology take you?
"Even though psychology was, and still is, a specialism within HR, there was definitely an awakening to the potential value that behavioural science could bring, especially to organisations undergoing significant change or transformation."Where could Psychology take you?
Our collaboration with Aperture looks at how advisors manage the challenge of giving effective advice to people experiencing extreme financial difficulties and whether advice given face to face is more impactful than advice given over the phoneFind out more about the Aperture collaboration
Dr Gary McKeown will be collaborating with Sensum as part of a Knowledge Transfer Partnership which is jointly funded by the ESRC and Invest NI. The project will assess feelings and emotions using multiple biometric sensors and information sourcesFind out more about the Sensum collaboration
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