LSHD Course Credit Research Participation
LSHD Course Credit Policy
The Department of Learning Sciences
and Human Development maintains an active and approved course and extra
credit policy, the purpose of which is to incentivize student
participation in established research studies conducted by individuals
employed in or affiliated with the Department. The Course Credit for
Research Participation Policy, which describes procedures for
recruitment of and data collection from students enrolled in courses in
the Department, is available here. The course credit policy has been
reviewed and approved by the Chairs of the West Virginia University
Institutional Review Board as of April 22, 2020; a copy of the approval
of this policy is available here.
LSHD Course Credit Request Form
To obtain approval to recruit
and collect data from students enrolled in courses in the Department of
Learning Sciences and Human Development, the following Request Form must
be completed, submitted, and approved. This form collects information
necessary to designate eligible research studies with the Department.
Completion of all portions of this form is required in order to list a
research study as active in the Department. This form will be reviewed
and approved by the research coordinator of the Department (Texie Wells;
email@example.com); as needed, clarification and revision may be
requested. Completion and approval of this form constitutes approval to
recruit and collect data from students enrolled in courses in the
LSHD Course Credit Research Study Completion Form
researchers are expected to notify the research coordinator of the
completion of all active research studies in a timely manner.
Researchers should complete the following Completion Form to indicate
completion of the research study. This will allow the research
coordinator to update and track completion of research studies in the
Course and Extra Credit
Students may obtain course or extra credit for their participation in the following active research studies. Students must be enrolled in the course(s) from which students are being recruited.
Active Research Studies
Research studies currently listed as active in the Department are listed below:
Note. Study information with respect
to the estimated number of student participants is updated periodically.
Check with the primary investigator or course coordinator/instructor to
verify the number of remaining research credits.
Inactive/Archived Research Studies
Research studies previously listed as active in the Department are listed below: