Hello and welcome. This study is being conducted by Milan Nayee, a researcher at Brunel University from the Department of Psychology. The Department requires that all persons who participate in psychology studies give their written consent to do so. Please read the following information about the study, and select the options below if you consent to take part.

During this study you may be asked to make some judgements about faces, and also asked some questions about your attitudes and your background.

We are not aware of any risks or disadvantages to taking part in this study. Participation is entirely voluntary, all responses will be kept strictly confidential, and you are free to withdraw at any time without giving a reason. None of the information will be used to identify you personally, and for the questions about your background, you will have to option to select “Prefer not to say”.

At the end of the study, you will be provided with further information about its purpose, and some links to further relevant information, in case you are interested in finding out more. The survey was created by Milan Nayee at the Department of Psychology, Brunel University, and was reviewed by the appropriate ethics board. If you have any questions about this study, please email Milan Nayee at 1211454@my.brunel.ac.uk. If you are unable to contact the researcher for whatever reason please contact the supervising researcher Dr Isabel Scott at Isabel.scott@brunel.ac.uk. If you have any concerns or complaints regarding the way in which the research is or has been conducted you may contact one of the Co-Chairs of the Psychology Research Ethics Committee, Dr Bridget Dibb at bridget.dibb@brunel.ac.uk or Dr Achim Schuetzwohl at achim.schuetzwohl@brunel.ac.uk.

Please indicate whether you consent to take part:

I have read the above information about this study.
I understand that I am free to withdraw from the study at any time (please note that you will unable to withdraw once your data has been included in any reports, publications etc)
I understand that I am free to withdraw from the study without having to give a reason for withdrawing
I understand that I will not be referred to by name in any report/publications resulting from this study
I agree to take part in this study