Identifying Plagiarism & Maintaining Academic Honesty

Code: EDEV0510

Course description

In this course, participants discuss the concept of plagiarism using current definitions and writing pedagogy. They examine global perspectives of plagiarism and how different cultures perceive intellectual property, as well as the developmental stages of L1 and L2 writers in order to contextualize phases like patchwriting. Key concepts like intentionality and evidence of learning are also considered.

Course details

Hours: 6
Credits: 1
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Spring 2022 registration opens February 7, 2022. Fall 2022 registration opens July 4, 2022.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery with no assigned day or time requirements, independent course completion

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery with scheduled day and time course requirements

Hybrid: any combination of: in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery