Research Ethics

Week 6 and 7 –
Task 1: Research Ethics Application Form and Checklist – Upload Link

Step
1:
Please submit the completed final draft version of
the documents required for USW Ethics Application (Ethics Application Form and
Submission Checklist) for your Supervisor’s review by the end of Week 6.

Step
2:
Your supervisor will review your application
and provide feedback on your initial submission to enable you to improve. You
will then use the comments to resubmit for final review and approval by the end
of Week 7.

To
effectively complete this tasks it is important to read the Low-Risk
Eligibility Criteria as outlined in the document titled Low-Risk Eligibility
Criteria
located in the supporting documents folder. Also, researchers are
encouraged to consult the BPS code of Ethics and Conduct before
completing and applying for ethical approval.

Ethics
forms must be submitted for feedback along with the appropriate supporting
documentation:

·Risk Assessment (see ethics form and BPS
requirement)

·Ethics Application Submission Checklist

Submit
your work in the VLE by Sunday 11 pm (23:00 hours) VLE (UTC)
time on the due date
at the latest through the link below.

Important
Note
: Your supervisor will have two weeks (Weeks 8
and 9
) after the final submission on Week 7 to review your documentation
and consult with relevant colleagues towards final approval.

Weeks 6 and 7 –
Task 2: Required documents- Upload Link

Step
1:
Please submit completed final draft version of the
remaining documents required for USW Ethics Application for your Supervisor’s
review by the end of Week 6.

·Gatekeeper
letter-email.doc

·Debriefing.doc

·USW Consent form
template.doc

·USW Participant
Information Sheet.doc

Step
2:
Your supervisor will review your
supplementary documentation and provide feedback on your initial submission to
enable you to improve. You will then use the comments to resubmit for final
review and approval by the end of Week 7.

Submit
your work in the VLE by Sunday 11 pm (23:00 hours) VLE
(UTC) time on the due date
at the latest through the link
below.

Important
Note
: Your supervisor will have two weeks (Weeks 8
and 9
) after the final draft submission on Week 7 to review your
documentation and consult with relevant colleagues towards final approval.