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Course Detail

RD-JRMO-101 - Planning and Managing your Ethical Research Project

Suitable for PhD students and / or all new to ethics applications

This workshop will be hosted online.
You will receive joining instructions via email 2 weeks in advance of the session and again 2 days in advance.

This course is suitable for people in the process of planning their research with human participants. For whether your research includes interviews or experiments involving people, there will be ethical issues you must consider, and a research ethics application to be made as a result. This course is open to all three faculties and researchers will be given a general understanding of research ethics, as well have an opportunity to discuss their individual work.


Late arrival:
If you anticipate arriving late, please advise us as soon as possible. Please note that the instructor reserves the right to not admit any latecomers.

If you require any type of assistance, whether it is with mobility, visual and/or hearing, please let us know at so we can do our best to accommodate you.


By the end of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Show an understanding of the reasons for, and uses of, ethical review; Assess what type, and level, of ethical review is required for their work;
  • Plan submission of an application to a relevant committee, one that shows knowledge of ethical issues in research, and which thus covers information commonly required by ethics committees
  • Prepare for work that is cross-disciplinary in nature and demonstrate an understanding of research ethics issues that commonly arise in other fields.

Provided by: Joint Research Management Office


Date: Friday 6 November 2020

Venue: Webinar, Online, Internet

Time: 10:00 - 13:00


  • Ms H Covill