Plagiarism is using someone else's ideas or words as your own. The following advice and tutorials outline what plagiarism is and how to avoid it.
Online advice and tutorials
Plagiarism and academic integrity
Information, advice and quizzes to help you understand what plagiarism is, how to avoid it, and where to find further help.
(Source: UWE Bristol Library)
What is meant by plagiarism, how to draw on other people's work without plagiarising it, and how to recognise and avoid plagiarism.
(Source: skills4study website)
UWE Bristol regulations
The University takes cheating, collusion, plagiarism and other breaches of assessment regulations very seriously.
- Assessment offences
Includes: UWE Bristol's Assessment Offence Policy and
Procedures, examples of assessment offences and advice for students.
Check your work for plagiarism
The University uses SafeAssign to help identify plagiarism. You can check your work with SafeAssign before your final submission.
Plagiarism and referencing check (SafeAssign)
Select 'enrol' to submit your work to SafeAssign and check your work for plagiarism. Use this before your actual summative submission on the Coursework tab/module section on Blackboard.
Guidance for using SafeAssign
Blackboard support guide for the SafeAssign tool. Read this before submitting for the first time.
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Study skills events
- How to make notes from your reading and lectures
- Workshop: Postgraduate writing for dissertations: Writing Up
- PAL (Peer Assisted Learning): How to effectively manage university life
- How to reference and avoid plagiarism
- Workshop: How to stand up and be heard
- Workshop: How to plan and structure your writing
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