Avoiding Plagiarism and Maintaining Academic Integrity

January 12, 2018 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Room 530 Scott Library


The purpose of this workshop is to help students:

  • Understand what Academic Integrity is
  • Avoid plagiarism when writing and completing assignments
  • Work with integrity by properly citing your sources and finish your work unaided
  • Understand differences between collaboration (group work) and collusion
  • Understand how working with integrity helps you beyond your academic work
  • Understand differences between plagiarism and copyright infringement

We will also review York University’s Policy on Academic Honesty. There will be in-class quizzes and discussions based on case studies, with a focus on the Academic Integrity Module in SPARK.