The Social Sciences Division website has a useful page for staff and students giving information and links about fieldwork, including advice on ethics approval and risk assessments.

The Division has also issued the following helpful documents for supervisors and those undertaking fieldwork:

Summary of fieldwork responsibilities for supervisors

PDF 65kB

Good practice guidelines for fieldwork management

PDF 18kB

Fieldwork checksheet and practical guide for supervisors

PDF 794kB

Anyone undertaking fieldwork is asked to complete a Risk Assessment template and return it to Jackie Hall in the Faculty Office.