Tag Archives: Plagiarism

Citing your sources

Marking piles of essays is never my favourite task, but it’s when I identify student plagiarism that I get most wound up. There are degrees of plagiarism – some newer students just haven’t grasped the need to use quotation marks … Continue reading

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Cheating the system

This week I’ve been marking my first proper batch of essays. They’ve been a real mixture of good, bad and ugly. The good ones have encouraged me that I have successfully communicated some of the course content. The bad ones … Continue reading

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