Academic Integrity

Understanding academic integrity and plagiarism is important for all students.  Review the academic integrity policies at your home and teaching universities. 

  • Plagiarism. “The act of stating or implying that another person’s work is your own” (Penn State, 2014).
  • Academic Integrity. “Academic integrity is the pursuit of scholarly activity in an open, honest and responsible manner” (Penn State, 2014).

Learn more:

Avoiding Plagiarism   Accidental Plagiarism   Academic Integrity

Aspects of Academic Integrity including honesty, accuracy, collegiality, fairness and transparency

See the Great Plains IDEA Grades and Academic Integrity policies in the Student Handbook.

References:

Penn State. (2014). Defining plagiarism and academic integrity.  Retrieved from http://tlt.psu.edu/plagiarism/student-tutorial/defining-plagiarism-and-academic-integrity/