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Plagiarism for Students: Understanding and Avoiding: Learning Objectives

You will learn:

  • What plagiarism is
  • The university policy on plagiarism
  • The spectrum of what constitutes plagiarism
  • How to recognize plagiarism & patchwriting
  • What requires a citation
  • How to maintain academic honesty


Presentation credit: Austin, Kelly. The Other P-Word: A guide to understanding plagiarism and patchwriting. 2020.

Go to each tab to learn more about plagiarism.

There is a quiz in the final tab to assess your comprehension.