Ethics in Research
All research involving human subjects must be carried out according to the Ethical Research Policy and requires the approval of either the Ethics Committee or the equivalent body within each of the Teaching Bodies . This policy includes research by academic staff, research candidates and students.
This policy allows that ethics clearance may be given on the basis of the CUO or CUB rather than individually for each student.
Listed are the guidelines as research involving living human subjects must ensure it protects the welfare and rights of the participants.