Two-Part Workshop on Promoting Student Academic Integrity at PolyU (Re-run)

Part 1: What PolyU Teachers Can Do to Deter Student Plagiarism

Facilitator: Barbara Tam, EDC
Facilitator: Andy Morrall, ELC
Date:22 Sep 2017
Time:12:30 PM - 2:15 PM

PolyU has a policy to further educate students about the importance of honest behaviours in academic pursuits, and offers opportunities for academic staff to detect cases of suspected plagiarism and take necessary actions. Part 1 of the workshop discusses the "what, why and how" of student plagiarism, suggests strategies to help students avoid plagiarism, and introduces resources and support for PolyU teachers to deter and detect student plagiarism.

Part 2: Preventing Student Plagiarism: Using Electronic Tools and Beyond

Facilitator: CK Leung, EIE
Facilitator: Alan Cheng, ITS
Facilitator: Barbara Tam, EDC
Date:27 Sep 2017
Time:2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

This workshop aims to:

  •             examine the concept of plagiarism
  •             explore ways to prevent student plagiarism
  •             discuss the use and limitations of electronic tools for detecting and deterring student plagiarism

Participants will be guided to learn, in a step-by-step manner, how to make use of electronic tools to check students’ work for suspected cases of plagiarism.


EDC Coordinator: Barbara Tam