PDC87074 - Human Research Ethics Training

Duration 1 hour hours online self-paced learning. Students can access the micro-credential for one year from enrolment.
Study modeOnline
Course codePDC87074

Overview

If you are CQUniversity staff, researcher, or research student this online micro-credential provides you with evidence to meet external need for training in Human Research Ethics Standards. As staff, you may also benefit from undertaking training when applying for promotion, or in the conduct of your own research. If you are a student, you will benefit in the conduct of your own research and the accumulation of micro-credentials to enhance employability upon graduation. For staff members, please access the micro-credential via EMPower Learning. For students, please contact of Office of Research for a direct link. As a micro-credential, this course gives you a certificate of completion and a digital badge to display in your profile or share on social media.

This online micro-credential will provide CQUniversity staff and researchers (including research students) with evidence to meet external needs for training in Human Research Ethics Standards. Staff may also benefit from undertaking training when applying for promotion, or in the conduct of their own research. Students will benefit from the course in the conduct of their own research and the accumulation of micro-credentials to enhance employability upon graduation.

This is a non-creditable micro-credential which is awarded a digital badge and Certificate of Completion which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.

Our micro-credentials are aligned to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

What is a Digital Badge?

Career Opportunities

Undertaking this micro-credential enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the non-creditable micro-credential, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a Digital Badge and a Certificate of Completion.

Structure & Availability

Micro-credential

Duration:

1 hour hours online self-paced learning.

Students can access the micro-credential for one year from enrolment.


  1. Identify the core values of human research ethics as outlined in the National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Human Research
  2. Outline the responsibilities of the Chief Investigator associated with a research project
  3. Outline the consequences of failing to comply with the National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Human Research.

Assessment:

Online Quiz

Award

Digital Badge via Credly

Students can also download a Certificate of Completion, share to social media or add to a professional portfolio. 

Requirements

Students must meet the following eligibility criteria to undertake this course:

CQU staff and RHD candidates.

How to apply

Staff can access the micro-credential via EMPower Learning on Staffnet.  

Students must contact the Ethics Office of Research Division on ethics@cqu.edu.au for an enrolment link for direct access to the micro-credential on Be Different. Instructions to set up an account on the Be Different platform can be found here