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Academic Writing and Citation

This guide provides time-tested strategies on becoming comfortable with the writing process, resources on citation styles, and information on how to avoid plagiarism.

Self Plagiarism

PaperSelf-plagiarism remains a misunderstood concept and sometimes gets called 'text recycling.'  In its simplest form, it's submitting the same work in more than one class. Red River College Polytechnic's policy clearly states:

Plagiarism also includes submitting the same work for credit in more than one course. Students who want to submit work that was prepared for another course must first receive instructor permission.

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Self Plagiarism

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