Avoiding Plagiarism

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Aims
What is plagiarism?
Defining plagiarism
Why is plagiarism serious?
Avoiding plagiarism
Good note taking habits
Quoting
Paraphrasing
Common knowledge
When to reference
When to cite - exercise
Further practice
Question 1
Question 2
Question 3
Question 4
Final words of advice

When to cite a reference

Cite your source in your text and provide a full reference at the end when you

another work in your assignments.

Use this diagram to help you decide when you need to cite:

when to cite flowchart

This diagram is also available as a Word document.

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