Academic integrity and referencing

Learn why you need to reference the information you use in your work, find out what plagiarism and collusion are, get the basics of referencing at Salford and test your academic integrity by completing our Academic Misconduct eLearning.

What is academic integrity?

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In What is academic integrity and why is it essential for your degree you will learn what academic integrity is and why it is important, how to avoid plagiarism when referring to the work and ideas of others and when collaboration becomes collusion.

Estimated duration is 25 minutes.

Introduction to referencing

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In Introduction to referencing learn what referencing is, why it is important, the types of information you need to reference and how to identify what you are referencing.

Estimated duration is 20 minutes.

Using APA 7th Edition

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In Creating references using APA 7th Edition you will learn what the APA7th style looks like in your work, how to use in-text citations, what you reference list is for and how to format you references.

Demonstrating good academic practice

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In Demonstrating good academic practice you will learn how to paraphrase, summarise, quote, in-text cite and reference in order to avoid plagiarism and get better marks.

Esitmated duration is 20 minutes