Research Request - Dissertation

​​​
* Indicates mandatory information​
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Applicant Details


Contact Details


Details of Course Being Followed




Details of Research Supervisor/s



Estimated Duration of Entire Project


Salient Characteristics of Participants Required


How are Participants Recruited?
(Include information about the proposed sampling method)


How do you explain the research to participants and how do you get their informed consent to participate?


What do subjects do, or what is done to them, or what information is gathered and through which tools? How many times will observation, tests, etc. Be carried out? How long will their participation take? (Note: Examples of tools include voice recorder, questionnaires, interview guidelines, easy-to-read documents to be used with children, etc. Please append copies of questionnaires / interview guidelines / other related documents as attachment to this form)


Which of the Following Data Categories are Collected?

Data that reveals

How do you plan to analyse collected data?


Do participants risk any harm? (Physical, Psychological, Legal, Social, by Participating in The Research?) Are the risks necessary? What safeguards do you take to minimise the risks?)


Are participants deliberately deceived in any way? (If so, what is the nature of the deception? Is it likely to be significant to participants? Is there any other way to conduct the research that would not involve deception, and, if so, why have you not chosen that alternative? What explanation for the deception do you give to participants following their participation?)


Are there any other potential ethical issues? (Please explain how these will be dealt with)


How will participation in this research benefit participants? (If participants will be “debriefed” or receive information about the research project following its conclusion, how do you ensure the educational value of the process?)


Necessary Documents

You are required to attach the following documents, if applicable

Reference Letter of Supervisor

Attach:   

Tests

Attach:   

Interview Guidelines

Attach:   

Questionnaires

Attach:   

Information Sheets

Attach:   

Debriefing Materials

Attach:   

Participant Instructions

Attach:   

Consent Forms

Attach:   

Other Materials Used

Attach:   

Other Institutional Approvals (e.g. Ethics Board)

Attach:   

Other Documents

Attach:   
Attach:   
Attach:   
Attach:   

Declaration

Signed Declaration Form:*   

​​
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
 Contact   
Aġenzija Sapport 
Head Office
Fr. Ġwann Azzopardi Street
St. Venera SVR 1614 

Contact Numbers
Freephone 153
Tel. 2256 8000 ​​

 
Website