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Getting ethical approval

Wednesday 30 October 14:00 until 17:00
Fulton 203
Speaker: Dr Antony Walsh
Part of the series: Researcher Development Programme

Target audience: Doctoral researchers in the early stages from all disciplines. Research staff are also welcome to book a place to attend this workshop.

Workshop description

At an early stage of your doctoral research, it is essential to explore the need for obtaining ethical approval.

This workshop will look at the key principles of undertaking ethical research and explain how to go about obtaining ethical approval from the University.

There will also be opportunities to consider some case studies, ask questions about your own work, and gain insights on how to embed good ethical practices in your research.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the workshop you will have:

  • Understood the University process for gaining ethical approval and received guidance on how to make a strong application
  • Had the opportunity to discuss ethical issues arising in your research and explored how to address them

Workshop feedback

  • "I now have a much better idea of the ethics clearance forms"

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By: Adam Kreimeia
Last updated: Monday, 30 September 2019

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