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Plagiarism: Plagiarism & Academic Ethics

This guide covers all aspects of plagiarism, and includes content of the 'Plagiarism' module covered in the Information Literacy classes offered to students.

What will I learn in this Module?

This Module will cover the following:

  • What is plagiarism and the policy at Khalifa University.
  • Varying forms of plagiarism.
  • Reasons for students plagiarizing and how teachers can detect it.
  • Turnitin software.
  • Tips to remember!
  • Citing tools.
  • Example of a plagiarised text.
  • Activities that will help you understand plagiarism and ways to avoid it.

Link to the 'Plagiarism Libguide' at KUSTAR