Our Northern Ireland Branch, although based in Northern Ireland, supports Society members throughout the whole of Ireland.
The BPS Northern Ireland Branch (NIBPS) and The Psychological Society of Ireland (PSI) holds an Annual Psychology Careers Event. This event is supported by the Universities in Ireland who provide accredited psychology degree courses.
As exam season approaches, students across Northern Ireland will soon start to prepare for GCSEs, A-level and university examinations. However, many students either do not know how to study or engage in ineffective strategies which hinder them from reaching their potential. Research has shown that some promoted study techniques, such as focusing on a single subject for long periods of time or studying in the same place, does not help with long-term memory retrieval. Using psychological research, the DECP NI recommends the following 10 strategies for students to prepare for their exams.
The Society provides resources and information to help further your career in psychology on its Become a Psychologist page.
The information on offer includes details and advice about: