Plagiarism!

What is it and how you can avoid it

What is Plagiarism?

York U = "Plagiarism is representing someone else's ideas, writing or other intellectual property as your own, and is [a] form of academic dishonesty" (Academic Integrity York).

What is Academic Integrity?

Integrity =

  • honesty, being honest
  • having strong moral principles

WHY DO STUDENTS PLAGIARIZE?

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You Quote It, You Note It

Watch the lesson and answer the interactive questions.

Academic Integrity Checklist

After watching "You Quote It, You Note It", review this checklist before moving on to the case studies and integrity test.

Case Studies and Academic Integrity Test

One of the excuses students use is that they didn't know they were plagiarizing. Unfortunately, ignorance is not bliss in these situations and students have been penalized. Universities are now implementing a mandatory course to make sure students understand what plagiarism is.


York University encourages high school students to go through their course before they come to university. Take this opportunity to


Why Does It Matter?

Stupid Lasts Forever

FMSS Library MLA/APA Tools

PDSB's Source It

Plagiarism.org

Works Cited

"The Academic Integrity Tutorial." York University. N.p., 26 Aug. 2012. Web. 4 Oct. 2012. http://www.yorku.ca/tutorial/academic_integrity/plagdef.html


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Youngquist, Mike. "Stupid Lasts Forever." YouTube. YouTube, 24 Sept. 2010. Web. 04 Sept. 2014. http://youtu.be/_neu5UcGU3I (from the movie The Emperor's Club)


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