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Getting Started with Academic Writing

A newly updated writing guide reflecting on writing skills and avoiding plagiarism.


group by Sumit Saengthong from the Noun ProjectStudents are expected to work independently and in group settings. When does help turn into collusion or copying? How do groups engage in plagiarism, even if not intended in the first place? Learn about those boundaries and remember to consult instructors with questions about a group assignment.

Note: For more on Teamwork, go here.

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