They review and oversee any activity that involves Human Subjects or participants. This includes: "any research activity that involves human subjects, whether such activity is undertaken on a large or small scale, whether it is preliminary or fully designed, whether it is conducted by students or faculty, whether it is externally funded or not, and whether it involves minimal risk or more than minimal risk."
Their "Guidelines for Investigators" are available at: http://www.ovpr.uga.edu/hso/guidelines.html .
Of particular interest for this class is the policy on Course-Directed Human Subjects Activity . This page contains the recommended format for the document by which you must obtain consent from participants in your evaluation.
As an element of project 2b, which involves human subjects evaluation of your User Interface project, you need to fill out an Student Application to Engage in Course-Directed Human Subjects Activity, available in doc format:
As part of this application, you need to submit copies of: