collusion, collaboration and plagiarism

As lots of new students get in induction sessions which will no doubt include references to plagiarism, and students entering their final year really start getting to grips with research, literature and bibliographies, this is a timely video giving pause for thought on whether what’s being done is actually collaboration or collusion:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IbfpopgBBTU

This slightly longer animation from Kingston called ‘Prof S on Plagiarism!’ gives more advice:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uxO8KEp3v78

You might also want to check out xtra normal if you’d like to make an animation of your own: http://www.xtranormal.com/

All you need to be able to do is type!

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One comment on “collusion, collaboration and plagiarism
  1. emmadw says:

    I got my students to use Xtranormal to do an interactive poster during induction week – I think they liked it!

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