Integrity in academic work is a central element of learning and is the basis of intellectual pursuits in any academic community. It is also your responsibility to abide by the Student Conduct Code and Student Academic Code of Conduct.
Academic Misconduct includes:
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Plagiarism is the uncredited use of someone else's words or ideas.
As a student, you can incorporate copyright-protected works by experts in your field of study into your assignments.
When you use others' works, you must acknowledge the original author by citing your source. This applies to:
For more information on plagiarism and citing your sources, visit the helpful links below.