This research study is carried out through Auckland University of technology (AUT) and in compliance with the University's Ethics Committee requirements all participants are required to submit a participant consent form, before their participation in the study. This ensures that they are fully informed about the research before contributing to the academic study.

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AUTEC Research Consent Form.

In order to participate in this glamping research, participants must provide their consent to participate, a standard requirement of all academic research. The consent form is enclosed as an image on this webpage, along with procedures on how to submit consent to my email at greg@watt.nz. Consent can be submitted in one of two ways. There is an image of the consent form on this page. You are able to either copy it into an email with appropriate wording; or download it, sign and send it back (details for both methods are on the bottom of this page). If you are having any difficulties with either of these procedures, please email me.

The study was approved by the Auckland University of Technology (AUT) Ethics Committee on 17th December 2020, AUTEC reference number 20/422. Further information about AUT's research ethics guidelines can be fount on their research ethics webpage


Glamping Research Participant Consent Form.


This form constituents acknowledgment that information supplied concerning glamping spaces and glamping experiences has been understood . Further That I have had the opportunity to ask questions about the research and have been answered. The participation consent form oulines the terms and conditions of participating in the research about glamping.

Procedures to Provide Participation Consent From Webpage.



Method-1: Copy Consent Form and Fill Out Email with Wording.


Right clicking the image on the Participant Consent Form webpage on https://watt.nz will provide a way to capture the image to page into an email to Greg watt the researcher

Step-1: Copy Consent Form Image off Webpage.

Images can be saved off webpages and pasted into emails or other documents. Right-Clicking the cursor on the image of the consent form will prompt a pop-up menu to occur at the cursor point. Click on copy image. This will cause an image of the consent form to be saved (to the clipboard).

Pasting Glamping consent form into email  confirming participants confirmation of their participation in the glamping research

Step-2: Paste Image into an Email.

Open your email, and push the return button a couple of times to create some space above where the image is to be pasted. Right-click in the body below this. The image will be pasted into the email.

Note: you can also paste by using the main menu. Goto edit -> paste

providing wording in email that confirms participants agreement to participate in the glamping research study sent to researcher

Step-3: Complete Wording in Email.

Put the following wording in the body of the email above the image of the consent form, replacing Participant Name, Participant Email, Participant Phone No., with your own details:

I give consent for my participation in accordance with the enclosed consent form, identified by AUTEC reference 20/422.

[Participant Name]
[Participant Email]
[Participant Phone No.]

The subject of the  email should be:

PhD Glamping Research - Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

The  email should be sent to:

greg@watt.nz


Method-2: Print Consent Form, Fill Out and Email.


Right clicking the image on the Participant Consent Form webpage on https://watt.nz will provide a way to capture the image enabling the prticipant to sign document and sent in an email to the research their consent to participate

Download Consent Form Image off Webpage, Fill-out and send.

Right-Clicking the cursor on the image of the consent form will prompt a pop-up menu to occur at the cursor point. Click on save image as. This will cause an image of the consent form to be saved (to a location on your computer that you designate). Print off the image on A4 paper, Fill out as required on the form. Then either scan or photograph the filled out form and email. It is permissible to photograph the form using a mobile phone and send through (share -> email). Email to greg@watt.nz