Quiz: Understanding Plagiarism as an Academic Offence
[Released 5th September 2019]
(Latest academic year Student Agreement PDF linked on BU's Important Information for Students webpage)
“Representing another person’s work as your own or using another person’s work without acknowledgement, and duplication or ‘self-plagiarism’, using material that has already been submitted for assessment.” (BU 2022, p.21).
“Copying or misappropriating ideas (or their expression), text, software or data (or a combination) without permission and acknowledgement.” (BU 2022, p.22).
Understanding plagiarism (Click on Institutional Login)
If you are experiencing difficulties and need to develop your academic writing skills (e.g. you have not written an essay before, or you need to better understand paraphrasing and quoting) we strongly recommend you work through this skills for study module because it covers the following: