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Information Research & Learning Skills: Academic integrity, plagiarism, citing and referencing

This guide has been developed to support students studying towards Foundation Program

Academic Intergrity

Academic integrity is defined  as "a commitment, even in the face of adversity, to five fundamental values: honesty, trust, fairness, respect, and responsibility." Academic excellence fundamentally depends upon these values. Every participant in a community of inquiry has the obligation to support practices that promote academic integrity, prevent dishonesty, and punish offenses when they occur