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The study must comply with MTurk’s policies, including its privacy notice and participation agreement.

The Human Intelligent Task (HIT) description is effectively the recruitment plan for the study. Include the HIT description as an appendix item in the protocol. The description must include clear and accurate information about participation, such as compensation, duration, and the types of tasks Workers will be asked to do.

Also include the Campus IRB protocol number that corresponds to the study. The Campus IRB protocol number is an 8-digit number that begins with a four-digit year followed by a four-digit number (for example: 2020-0100).

Restricting compensation based on a minimum completion time is not allowed.

Using the model MTurk consent form facilitates review:

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Campus IRB Guides