Presenting someone else's words or ideas as your own is plagiarism. To avoid plagiarism, you need to give credit to the source of your information by citing them. Watch this 2 minute video from Bainbridge State College with more tips for avoiding plagiarism.
UM-Dearborn Tutorial on Academic Integrity & Plagiarism
The Academic Integrity-Michigan tutorial is designed to teach you about plagiarism and the academic policies of UM-Dearborn. Successful completion will be your certification that you understand the nature of plagiarism and the policies of UM-Dearborn regarding plagiarism.
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UM-Dearborn Academic Code of Conduct
The University of Michigan-Dearborn values academic honesty and integrity. Each student has a responsibility to understand, accept, and comply with the university's standards of academic conduct as set forth in the Academic Code of Conduct, as well as policies established by the colleges. Cheating, collusion, misconduct, fabrication, and plagiarism are considered serious offenses. Violations will not be tolerated and may result in penalties up to and including expulsion from the university.