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Exploring Academic Integrity - A Self-Guided Tutorial

A tutorial to guide you through the concepts of Academic Integrity and your obligations as a student.

Introduction

Part III - Academic Honesty - A True Story

Reusing a paper that you wrote for another class. Copying a paragraph from an article and changing every other word. Collaborating on a solo take-home exam. These are all examples of academic integrity gone wrong (i.e., failures or mistakes). In this module, we’ll discuss why these actions are violations of academic honesty, and why it matters.

Student with cheat sheet.

In This Module, You Will:

  • Recognize academic dishonesty in its various forms, including plagiarism and cheating
  • Avoid the common pitfalls that lead away from academic honesty
  • Consider the significant penalties for academic dishonesty at IUPUI and beyond