Plagiarism & How To Avoid It

Plagiarism can get a student thrown out of university, yet many students  do not understand exactly how to avoid it and why it is so important. Fortunately, Professor Bear explains it all in this 4 minute video.

Alternatively, watch this video:

Additional Help

For an excellent and thorough 1 hour long  Harvard Tutorial on referencing  here

For a tutorial on paraphrasing and additional information on the difference between quoting, paraphrasing and summarising click here

For a more detailed summary of the main referencing systems go here

If you would like to discuss referencing, plagiarism or anything else writing related, you can arrange a 30m appointment with one of the Writing Centre’s teaching assistants.  Their contact details and availability can be found below.





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