Tell me about your memorable event…or make one up.

Interview

Research Title: Investigating cues to deception when individuals lie or tell the truth about a recalled event.

Department: Psychology

In this study, you will be asked to fill out a pre-interview questionnaire and then will either be asked to truthfully recall a memorable event or to lie and pretend that you experienced an event you did not.  After this you will complete a post- interview questionnaire and then be debriefed about the study. You do not need to prepare anything in advance.

Volunteers must be:

  • Age: 18+
  • Gender: Either
  • Staff/Student: Both

More Information:

If you do not require participant pool credits then you will be paid £10 for your time. Students requiring participant pool credits will receive 1 course credit.Additionally, if you are convincing you will be entered into a draw to win one of three prizes up to £150. The first prize is £150, the second prize is £75 and the third prize is £50.

  • Dates: 02/10/2017 to 15/12/17
  • Duration: 44 - 55 minutes
  • Location: King Henry Building

If you would like more information, contact Louise Jupe at louise.jupe@port.ac.uk

This testing has been reviewed by the Science Faculty ethics committee and been given the following ethics code: SFEC 2017-093

2 total comments on this postSubmit yours
  1. Hi,
    I am looking to participate in your research for participate pool points and one credit would be a good start. I look forward to hearing back from you.
    Kind regards
    Kirstie Atkinson

    • Hi Kirstie,

      If you are interested in the study please contact Louise Jupe at louise.jupe@port.ac.uk.

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