Avoiding Plagiarism Tutorial

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Author(s)Information Services, Cardiff University, UK
Type of mediaLearning activity with feedback
Estimated study timeEstimated study time 15 minutes

This tutorial provides an overview of the actions which constitute plagiarism and why it is serious. It offers tips and advice on avoiding plagiarism and includes an interactive quiz and exercises to enable students to practice.

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Average: 3.5 (6 votes)
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It includes the solution to the questions. It will take more than 15 minutes if you do the exercises.

LicenceCreative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0
TimestampThis information table was last updated on 27 June 2012

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I am going to direct new Masters students to this resource at the beginning of their studies in the hope that they will have a very clear idea of when and how to cite, and to avoid the fall-out of breaches when it is too late to deal with students' misunderstanding of what plagiarism actually is.

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