The College of
Education at FIU will not tolerate plagiarism. Each instructor will
discuss the forms of plagiarism in class. Students are responsible for
making sure they have a clear understanding of the definition of
plagiarism. All students will sign an Academic Misconduct Agreement stating that they have
read and understood FIU's Statement on Academic Misconduct.
Please refer to the
Academic Misconduct Code, Code of Academic Integrity found at: http://www.fiu.edu/~oabp/misconduct/1acmisconductproc.htm. The Code is also found in the Florida International
University, Student Handbook, pp. 39-44.
is defined as the following intentional acts or omissions committed by any FIU
1.01 Cheating: The unauthorized use of books,
notes, aids, electronic sources; or assistance from another person with respect
to examinations, course assignments, field service reports, class recitations;
or the unauthorized possession of examination papers or course materials,
whether originally authorized or not. Any student helping another cheat may be
found guilty of academic misconduct.
Plagiarism: The deliberate use and
appropriation of another's work without any indication of the source and the
representation of such work as the student's own. Any student who fails to give
credit for ideas, expressions, or materials taken from another source, including
internet sources, is guilty of plagiarism. Any student helping another to
plagiarize may be found guilty of academic misconduct.
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