For research that is subject to review, ethics approval must be obtained prior to the starting
any research activities involving human participants. Click here for research definitions, explanations of responsibilities, and information on ethics protocol.
This form explores the various policies and protocol concerning student researchers conducting work with human participants.
This form should be completed by students conducting course-related research involving human participants.
Students can use this form to detail the purpose of research, the manner in which it will be conducted and several other piece of key information for potential study participants.
Graduate/undergraduate students conducting course-based research can use this form to request renewal of an approved ethics protocol and/or outline any changes to research methodology for the relevant Delegated Ethics Review Committee.
Amendment Request Form (DOC)
Student researchers can request for an approved ethics protocol to be changed through completing this form and submitting it to the relevant Delegated Ethics Review Committee.
This course on research ethics is a media-rich learning experience that features interactive exercises and multi-disciplinary examples. Consisting of eight interactive modules ranging from Core Principles to Research Ethics Board (REB) review, it is designed primarily for the use of researchers and REB members – though anyone may take this course and print their own certificate of completion free of charge.