Ethics Committees

Consent Waivers and Exemptions

CQUniversity has granted waivers of consent for the following projects, in accordance with clause 2.3 of the National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Human Research - "2.3.12 Given the importance of maintaining public confidence in the research process, it is the responsibility of each institution to make publicly accessible (for example in annual reports) summary descriptions of all its research projects for which consent has been waived under paragraphs 2.3.10 and 2.3.11".

Project Approval NumberResearch Project Information
(14/09/2020 to 01/08/2021)
On 03/09/2020 the requirement for consent was waived for the project ‘Motivational beliefs and contextual factors shaping secondary classroom music teachers’ implementation of student self-reflection practices in music performance learning,’ under 2.3.10 of the National Statement. The project uses de-identified data previously collected for research with participants’ consent. The aim of the project is to explore and determine secondary classroom music teachers' motivational beliefs and contextual factors that influence their use of student self-evaluation practices in music performance learning.

Ethics Concerns and Complaints

If you have a concern about a research project being conducted by CQUniversity, you can confidentially report this to the Ethics Coordinator. Please click below to report your concern or complaint. Alternatively, you can contact the Ethics Coordinator via phone number (07) 4923 2603.

Ethics Concerns and Complaints