Acknowledging influences is a practice shared across cultures.
Academic culture fosters respect for the
intellectual contributions of others through referencing.
Too close for comfort – collaboration or cheating?
How close is too close? was the question posed by our On©ite Reporter, following a recent high profile disciplinary case at the University. Students are often encouraged, or required, to work together for coursework assignments but the point at which 'collaboration' becomes 'cheating' is often poorly understood by students. Obviously, the submission of identical assignments is not acceptable but ...
Dear Doctor ©ite,
I have to write an essay about environmental hazards. Can I just use stuff off the internet or will I have to go to the library?
Hazardous from Hayfield
The internet is a wonderful resource but it does have ...