Referencing and Academic Integrity

Assessments at university are generally expected to be based on independent research.

Referencing makes readers aware of the different texts that make up the research base of a student’s piece of work.

The following sections introduce key aspects of the practice.

 
 
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Academic Integrity

The importance of approaching your work with honesty and diligence.

 

 

 

Academic Integrity
 
 
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Referencing Practice

All about Citations, References and Paraphrasing.

 

 

Referencing Practice
 
 
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Referencing Guidelines

Each School has its own Referencing Guidelines.

 

 

Referencing Guidelines
 
 
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Referencing Management Software

The University has recommended referencing management software.

 

 

Referencing Management Software
 
 
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Turnitin UK

TurnitinUK is a text matching software tool which helps deter plagiarism and supports academic writing skills.

 

 

 

TurnitinUK