Resources on ethics and good practice in research

The TSRF recognises the need to collate resources that can help third sector researchers think about ethical questions and good ethics. This page links to resources on the topic that may be of interest to third sector researchers.




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We link to resources on good practice for third sector researchers, including the TSRF draft guide to applying ethical research principles.


  • In this short video, Noreen Grant, a PhD student with the University of Highlands and Islands talks to potential research participants about what her research is about and why they are being asked to consider participating. This is an example of a different way of communicating about informed consent as opposed to the usual written information.
  • The videos below introduce the Disability Research on Independent Living & Learning Ethics Committee and their model of ethical approval.

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