Guidance on research ethics
Research involving children
Our guidance on research with children and young people gives guidance on the specific requirements for consideration in any research with or about children and young people.
- Research with
Children online course
An online course on how to conduct research that involves children and young people: doing ethical research and keeping children safe.
1. Go to Research with Children
2. Log in with your UWE user ID and password
3. Click on the enrol button
Our guidance on research sponsorship at UWE offers guidance on the role and responsibilities of the research sponsor.
Ethical review of Evaluation Studies and Evaluation Research
This guidance on the Ethical review of Evaluation Studies and Evaluation Research explains what is meant by evaluation and when it requires ethical review by a Research Ethics Committee.
Social media research
Our guidance on the use of 'social media' in researchoffers helpful advice and guidance, including sample questions for researchers and reviewers of research ethics applications.
Research Passport system
The Research Passport provides a mechanism for pre-engagement information about a researcher to be shared with relevant NHS organisations in which the applicant will be conducting research. It includes an occupational health assessment, employment/student screening and DBS check.
Resources for researchers
Useful resources for researchers relating to research ethics.