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Acknowledging influences is a practice shared across cultures.
Academic culture fosters respect for the
intellectual contributions of others through referencing.

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Recycling – good for cans and bottles but not for academic work

Although conscientious waste disposal and recycling is encouraged around campus, the re-submission of coursework is strongly discouraged. Recently, several cases where students have submitted essays for more than one assignment have come to the attention of staff. These cases have ranged from reusing multiple paragraphs within a previous essay to reusing the entire essay with a new title. Each ...

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Doctor ©ite

Dear Doctor ©ite,
I'm desperate, I have to hand in my assignment in two hours and I can't figure out how to do this last reference. What do you do if the source is anonymous?


Desperate from Dewmont

Dear Desperate,
This of course will depend on the referencing style that ...

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Quiz
Q: If you've forgotten to attribute a graph to its source in an assignment you've handed in, should you:
A. Contact your lecturer to explain the omission and provide the outstanding information.
B. Resubmit your assignment with the amendment made and hope the marker reads the corrected version.
C. Wait and see if the marker notices your mistake.
D. Make up a cover story to tell the marker ... "I must have printed an old draft by accident".