You can commit an academic offence even if you have no intention of cheating, so you must be vigilant when
submitting work for assessment. It's your responsibility to ensure you're familiar with the principles
of academic integrity.
Academic integrity, authorship and plagiarism tutorial
Complete the tutorial
so you understand academic integrity and authorship, and learn how to avoid plagiarism or self-plagiarism.
Speak to your department
Discuss any concerns about your work with your lecturer, Personal Tutor or Supervisor. Some departments have different
conventions, so if you're studying modules across different disciplines, you should seek advice from each relevant department.
During your induction, your department or school will show you what's expected of you, particularly in relation to referencing
and avoiding plagiarism. Information about academic offences is also available in your