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Avoiding plagiarism

Avoiding plagiarism

Learn to recognise what plagiarism is, the forms it can take and how to avoid it by developing your skills. Includes a quiz to test your knowledge.

Here are the activities making up this pathway.

Avoiding plagiarism video (opens in a new window or tab)
Bob discovers what plagiarism is and how he can avoid it. Transcript available.

This activity will take you: 2 minutes
Avoiding plagiarism (opens in a new window or tab)
Short introductory podcast explaining how you can avoid plagiarism by developing your skills.

This activity will take you: 4 minutes
Recognising plagiarism (opens in a new window or tab)
Short introduction to the forms plagiarism can take.

This activity will take you: 5 minutes
What plagiarism feels like (opens in a new window or tab)
Introduction to the consequences of plagiarism in academic and working life.

This activity will take you: 5 minutes