Nick Richmond

What is plagiarism?

Plagiarism is the practice of taking someone else's work and claiming it to be your own.

What are the consequences?

Plagiarism can be punished by:

-Expulsion from the course

-Your work can be destroyed

-Legal action can be taken

Types of plagiarism:

-Direct word for word copying

-Accidental when the user forgets to submit their sources\

-When a student borrows quotes from another work without using quotation marks

Why is plagiarism bad?

Plagiarism is wrong because you are simply stealing someone else's work and making it your own. A creator has to work hard to make their content and when someone else takes it and claims it as their own it goes to waste.
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