Academic Plagiarism and Academic Integrity (pdf)

Added on - 20 Feb 2021

  • 11

    Pages

  • 1371

    Words

  • 19

    Views

  • 0

    Downloads

Trusted by +2 million users,
1000+ happy students everyday
Showing pages 1 to 4 of 11 pages
Academic Plagiarism and Academic Integrity
Table of ContentsIntroduction......................................................................................................................................1Academic Plagiarism.......................................................................................................................1Academic Integrity..........................................................................................................................2Importance of Academic Integrity in Professional life....................................................................2Conclusion.......................................................................................................................................3REFERENCES................................................................................................................................4
IntroductionAcademic plagiarism and integrity are the very important terms in every students life tobuild up their profession life. In this article, the discussion is all about plagiarism and integrityand the how they the academic integrity plays an important role in making the students lifesecure and also building up their professional life easier for lifetime.Academic PlagiarismPlagiarism is a term which simple defines writing the other's work in own words in terms of anyfield like literature, music etc., or in other words, it is just like crime (Babelli, Chandratilake andRoff, 2015). There are many types of plagiarism but here the discussion is all about academicplagiarism. So, the types of Academic Plagiarism are as follows -Accidental PlagiarismThis type of Plagiarism is generally done by graduate students while doing and researchwork related to projects and copying the research materially. This results in inappropriateparaphrasingthat matches the already researched work. This creates the wrong impression and shows theunprofessional behaviour of the students.Incidental PlagiarismThis is generally common in authors writing any book and copy the matter from the other booksand change the ownership of the book and publish it (DeLoughery, 2018). This can be generallyseen in the Mathematics books in which the authors take the materials from the already runningand famous books and publish by their own name but this is the wrong practice and justincreasing the quantity but not working on qualitative work.Self-PlagiarismSelf-plagiarism occurs when the students submit their own previous work or copy theprevious students data to the professors without taking their permission. The pass out studentsalso gave their assignments to the juniors but the juniors copy the material from them and submitto their concerned faculties to get the marks.1
Academic IntegrityAcademic integrity refers to bring the honesty in doing the work when no one is supervising.This shows the integrity, professionalism, trust and possibility towards own work and research(Kam, Hue and Cheung, 2018).Academic integrity plays an important in every academic stageslike when the child starts the school journey, complete the high school and then taking the steptowards the college or doing any research with integrity.Importance of Academic Integrity in Professional lifeThe Academic integrity is important in every aspect. Academic integrity plays an importantrole in developing the good leadership quality because today's era is of the start-up and there areso many successful start-up are running across the world and the integrity brings out the goodleader from the students who sees their future in business and wants to convert their aspirationinto goal. Firstly, gaining the trust is very important to exists in this world and this can be doneby doing the work with dedication and integrity (Shin, Aiken and Aleccia, 2017). Recruiters alsohire the employees by showing the trust and in expect the work that is to done with full integrity.Professional behaviour is very important in academic, job and as well as in the business scenario.In terms of business, the leadership quality is important which demands integrity and honestyand the most important “utmost good faith”.Here are some of the major points that shows the quality that every leader should have -Meet the commitmentsWhile handling the business, when some commitments are made then the it isresponsibility of the leader to complete the commitments otherwise business can lose theirintegrity or any products which is not able to complete the needs of customers then also thecompany loose the integrity and after that no reason or excuses can work.Build and maintain trustTrust and integrity are the two pillars that helps in maintaining the long term relationship withthe customers (Singh and Remenyi, 2016). If the leader do not build this two pillars, then theywill lose the public trust.HonestyThis is the term which decides the future of any business. If any business is not able towork with honesty, then this results in ending of the business.2
desklib-logo
You’re reading a preview
Preview Documents

To View Complete Document

Click the button to download
Subscribe to our plans

Download This Document