Learning Guide Unit 3Site:University of the PeopleCourse:UNIV 1001 Online Education Strategies- AY2021-T3Book:Learning Guide Unit 3Printedby:Ayesha ElawadDate:Wednesday, 31 March 2021, 3:25PM
DescriptionLearning Guide Unit 3
Table of contentsOverviewIntroductionPlagiarismHow to Avoid PlagiarismNetiquettePeer AssessmentLearning JournalDiscussion AssignmentSelf-QuizGraded QuizAnnotated Reading List
OverviewUnit 3: Academic Integrity and Ethical ConductTopicsResearch and writing with academic integrityDe±ning and explaining plagiarismAPA formatNetiquetteLearning ObjectivesBy the end of this Unit, you will be able to:1. Examine plagiarism and provide speci±c methods for avoiding it.2. Evaluate a case study for plagiarism issues.3. Re²ect on netiquette as it relates to peer assessment.4. Recognize and prepare basic APA citations and references.TasksPeer assess Unit 2 Written AssignmentRead the Learning Guide and the Reading AssignmentParticipate in the Discussion Assignment (post, comment, and rate in the Discussion Forum)Complete an entry in the Learning JournalTake the Self-QuizTake the Graded Quiz
IntroductionThis week, we are going to discuss a very important topic: plagiarism and academic integrity. Inorder to become a fully e³ective student at University of the People, you must understand andagree to adhere to the policies and principles of ethical academic conduct, as de±ned by theuniversity. This statement of Academic Integrity and the Code of Conduct that de±nesexpectations for student behavior is found in the course catalog. If you have not yet, weencourage you to see out the current course catalog, available on the UoPeople website, andreview the Code of Academic Integrity located under Academi Policies.Each time you log on to the online campus, you pledge the following:“Through the entry of my username and password, I a´rm that I am the student whoenrolled in this course for the duration of the entire term. Furthermore, I a´rm that Iunderstand and agree to follow the regulations regarding Academic Integrity and Code ofConduct described in the Catalog; I promise not to participate in any form of academicdishonesty including, but not limited to plagiarism, copying, cheating, and/or the submissionof work other than my own. Failure to abide by the regulations may result in disciplinaryaction up to expulsion from the university."
PlagiarismExcelsior College OWL: What is PlagiarismIt is crucial to remember the policies concerning plagiarism and to develop a solid understandingof what constitutes plagiarism. Plagiarism is the use of someone else’s words or work withoutgiving appropriate credit.ReadCollege Success. Chapter 6, Section 6.5 The Honest Truth.Alternately, you can read the What is Plagiarism? Transcript [PDF].