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Online Forensic Witness Interviewing

23 April 2020

How does being interviewed using the text function of Skype impact on your memory of an event?

First I will video call you on Skype and we will discuss the study, following this you will watch a short video of a non-violent crime. After completing a short task, you will be interviewed about the video via the text function of Skype.


  • Age 55+
  • A quiet room for the interview to take place
  • A laptop/computer/tablet with a keyboard and webcam
  • Skype

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Ethical approval

This research is being conducted in accordance with the University Of Westminster Code of Ethical Conduct, and the BPS Code of Ethics

About the researcher

I am a Doctoral researcher at the University of Westminster, My PhD focus is in examining cognitive interviews and memory.

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