This unit is based on the Australian Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research (the Code), and takes researchers through how to apply the Code to all research conducted at the University of Tasmania. The unit comprises 5 modules and will take approximately 2 hours to complete. Please follow the steps outlined in the instruction sheet to enrol and complete the training.
This unit is relevant for all staff and students undertaking research involving humans. The unit provides a brief introduction to research ethics in human research and provides advice on how to apply for research ethics approval for your own research. Completing this unit will take approximately 45 minutes to complete.
The Research Training Events Calendar includes an essential range of programs designed to support academic staff and Higher Degree by Research (HDR) candidates in building and progressing their research careers.
The Faculty of Education has created some useful resources, including vodcasts, to support those seeking approval from the Social Sciences Human Research Ethics Committee (SSHREC) to undertake research.
Please note: Ethics Committee Chairs, RIEU Executive Officers and the Research Integrity Coordinator are available to provide tailored education and training programs to support your Department/School/students. Please contact the Manager, Research Integrity and Ethics to discuss your requirements: Adele.Kay@utas.edu.au or (03) 6226 7479