When many people think of research ethics, they think of the informed consent process. The informed consent process allows potential research participants to make a knowing, considered decision to participate voluntarily. However, informed consent is only one part of an ethical research practice. There are also ethical considerations concerning how data are collected and reported.
With these thoughts in mind:
Review the Learning Resources for this week.
Post by Day 4 a description of one ethical research practice other than the informed consent process. Then identify two strategies for applying this practice. Finally, explain how you will address ethical integrity in research during your dissertation research process.
Be sure to support your postings and responses with specific references to the Learning Resources.
Discussion MUST be at LEAST 600