Avoiding Plagiarism

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Aims
What is plagiarism?
Defining plagiarism
Why is plagiarism serious?
Avoiding plagiarism
Good note taking habits
Quoting
Paraphrasing
Common knowledge
When to reference
When to cite - exercise
Further practice
Question 1
Question 2
Question 3
Question 4
Final words of advice

This tutorial aims to help you understand plagiarism and how to avoid committing it.

Topics include:plagiarism: the wrongful... publication as one's own, of the ideas,  or the expression of the ideas of another (Oxford English Dictionary)

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