Referencing and Avoiding Plagiarism

Plagiarism refers to the deliberate use of other people's words or ideas without acknowledgement. It is possible to plagiarise inadvertently if you do not know the conventions for acknowledging original sources, so the materials on this topic will help you to understand how to do this in the UK context.

Avoiding Plagiarism Tutorial

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Estimated study time 15 mins
An overview of the actions which constitute plagiarism and why it is serious.

Don't cheat yourself

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Estimated study time 30 mins
The tutorial will help you understand what plagiarism is and how to avoid it.

Plagiarism

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Estimated study time 30 mins
This handout explains what plagiarism is and outlines steps students can follow to avoid plagiarizing.

Plagiarism Quiz

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Estimated study time 15 mins
Test your knowledge of what is or isn't plagiarism.

Plagiarism Tutorial

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Estimated study time 30 mins
The tutorial will help you understand what plagiarism is and how to avoid it.

Referencing: An Introductory Tutorial

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Estimated study time 15 mins
A basic overview of referencing.

The Information Literacy Game

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Estimated study time 30 mins
Players take turns moving around the board, answering questions.

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