Chronicle of Higher Education. (2010). "Responding to Plagiarism", Retrieved from: http://chronicle.com/blogs/profhacker/responding-to-plagiarism/24769
By now, you probably have heard about plagiarism and you know that it's something you should avoid. But few students really understand what constitutes an act of plagiarism and even fewer understand why teachers and professors view it so disparangingly. But in fact, plagiarism is intellectual theft because when you fail to acknowledge the ideas and words of others and instead pass them off as your own, you're essentially stealing someone else's work.
In this module, you will become familiar with the definition of plagiarism and learn how you can easily avoid it. In addition, you'll learn some of the possible consequences for students who engage in academic dishonesty at USF.
After completing this module you will be able to:
Complete the module quiz located inside your Canvas course. This quiz has six questions. You wil have fifteen minutes to complete this quiz, but you may take it twice (highest score retained).