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Legal and Moral Issues Related to Information: AUBG Academic Policy


 The term "plagiarism" includes, but is not limited to, the use, by summary, paraphrase or direct quotation, of the published or unpublished work of another person, including those on the Internet, without full and clear acknowledgment. It also includes the unacknowledged use of materials prepared by another agency.

Incorrect Reporting of Data

In any project involving the collection of data, students must accurately report the data observed and not intentionally alter or falsify data for any reason.

Destruction of Resources or the Work of Others

Students must not destroy or alter either the work of other students or the University's educational resources and materials. These materials include, but are not limited to, computer accounts, papers, textbooks, and course notes.

Use of Work in One Course from Another

Students must not represent work completed for one course as original work for another or deliberately disregard course rules and regulations.



Unless directed by the faculty member, students should neither give nor receive assistance on assignments or examinations. The term "cheating" includes, but is not limited to:

• use of any unauthorized assistance in taking quizzes, tests, or examinations

• problems, or carrying out other assignments

dependence upon the aid of sources beyond those authorized by the instructor in writing papers, preparing reports, solving

the acquisition, without permission, of tests or other academic material belonging to a member of the University faculty or staff.

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