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Plagiarism cases 2009 - 13

Disclosure date: 22 April 2013

Reference: FOI2013/035

Request

Please disclose under the FOI Act for the academic years 2009-10;
2010-11; 2011-12 and if available any data for the academic year
2012 – to date:

- The number of incidents of academic misconduct by students
(please breakdown the information to specify undergraduate and
postgraduate students)

- Please detail the type of misconduct discovered (including but
not limited to: plagiarism in coursework; submitting the same work
for separate assignments, submitting work from essay banks;
impersonating another student; cheating during an examination by
using a mobile phone / other device/ unauthorised uses of
technology; influencing a teacher or examiner improperly)

- Please provide information about what disciplinary or other
action was taken (e.g. including but not limited to: a fine / other
academic penalty / expulsion)

Response

Please find attached a spreadsheet containing the requested information.