Term papers, reports, and other student writing assignments
2009 - 2010
will delve into topics of great importance to student success in higher
Topics to be covered include: paraphrasing, plagiarism and
of various types of resources.
Serious consequences await students who fail to learn to write original works.
What is plagiarism?
What are some academic
of committing plagiarism?
How are p lagiarizing,
paraphrasing, quoting and summarizing different? Find web sites and
these in your report.
Select two of the following hyperlinks. Research these
school policies on plagiarism. Compare and contrast.
How do you properly cite a reference (so your teacher can
For help with MLA format click here.)
Write a policy for Norwood Public School. Tell the
Write a paragraph describing the impact of plagiarism in the
situation. (This could occur, but does not represent a true
person or scenario.)
A doctor plagiarized his way through medical school.
copied other student's papers.
He asked other student's to write his homework and
He extracted information verbatim
from medical journals.
He cheated on tests.
You do not know this; you have a heart condition and go to
Your life depends upon a doctor taking a knowledgeable,
visionary approach. Will this doctor be able to do this?