An academic offence is when a student tries to gain improper advantage by breaking or not following the Academic Regulations concerning any part of the assessment process.
when students work together to complete an assessment
that should be taken independentlyk
substituting another student in an exam, or submitting another person’s work
obtaining academic work from a third party
Improper exam conduct
being in possession of an unauthorised paper, materials or devices in an exam
has submitted the same piece of their own work for assessment and award of credit in two (or more) modules
submitting work that is not your own
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