Understand the fundamental principles and practices required to conduct research with integrity.
How do I earn a badge or meta-badge?
To earn a badge, you must attend 90%+ of the workshop session(s) and receive 85%+ on the assignment(s).
To earn the Research Integrity meta-badge, you must earn all 3 of the badges below and receive 85%+ on a summary assignment.
Learn what researcher integrity is, understand the core Tri-Council Policy Statement 2 (TCPS2) ethical principles, and review specific rules and guidelines that all researchers should adhere to. Practice identifying and resolving ethical issues by examining real-world research projects.
Applying for Ethics
Learn best practices and tips for using the online IRISS system to apply for research ethics approval from the University's Conjoint Health Research Ethics Board (CHREB).
Managing Research Data
Understand the key components of a research data management plan, including best practices for organizing, documenting, storing, backing up, sharing, and accessing research datasets. Gain practical skills by developing a data management plan for a real-world research project.