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About this survey

Welcome to the research study!  

This study has Ethics Board Approval from the School of Psychology at the University of Bedfordshire.

We are interested in finding if there is a link between reaction times, social attitudes and behaviour. You will be presented with information relevant to this topic and asked to answer some questions about it. Please be assured that your responses will be kept completely confidential.


The study should take you around 10-15 minutes to complete.

Risks of participation: There are minimal risks for participating whilst completing the tasks seated at a desktop computer in a safe location. There is a minimal time cost and effort required while completing the reaction time tasks and questionnaire designed to measure aspects of your personality, social attitudes and behavior. The minimal risks associated with these tasks would be like those ordinarily encountered in daily life or during a routine short quiz or test.

Benefits of participation: You will receive information on your reaction time and further reading on the research topic.   

Your participation in this research is voluntary. You have the right to withdraw at any point during the study, for any reason, and without any prejudice. If you would like to contact the Principal Investigator in the study to discuss this research, please e-mail or  supervisor

By clicking the button below, you acknowledge that your participation in the study is voluntary, you are 18 years of age, and that you are aware that you may choose to terminate your participation in the study at any time and for any reason.

Please note that this survey will be best displayed on a laptop or desktop computer.  Some features may be less compatible for use on a mobile device. 

Contact information

Information about this study:

Contact information for Ethics Board for complaints, concerns or further enquiries regarding ethics related matters associated with this research: 

Dr Alfredo Gaitán, School of Psychology Ethics Chair  

T:  +44 (0)1582 743007 Ext: 3307 

Dr Melanie Pitchford, Dissertation Unit Coordinator  

T: +44 (0)1582 489321 Ext: 9321

Professor Andy Guppy, Head of School of Psychology

T: +44 (0)1582 429329 Ext: 9329

Dr William Brown, Dissertation Supervisor

T: +44 (0) 1582 743470 Ext: 3470

If you would like to contact the Principal Investigator in the study to discuss this research, please e-mail or the supervisor Dr William Brown

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Important data protection information

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