Answered By: Laura Percival
Last Updated: May 10, 2019     Views: 1171

Plagiarism is stealing other people's work and ideas by summarizing or quoting them without acknowledging the source, and is considered unacceptable in British academic culture. The university uses software called Turnitin to recognize plagiarism within assignments.

You can read more about how to avoid plagiarism on the Centre for Academic Success writing guide.

You can use Turnitin to check your work for plagiarism.

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