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Academic Integrity

Definition overview

1 Definition

The pursuit of scholarly activity in an open, honest and responsible manner. Academic Integrity includes a commitment not to engage in or tolerate acts of falsification, misrepresentation or deception. Such acts of dishonesty violate the fundamental ethical principles of the University community and compromise the worth of work completed by others.

2 References

USQ Defined.

3 Definition Information

Approved Date

24/3/2014

Effective Date

24/3/2014

Record No

14/133PL

Failure to comply with this Policy or Policy Instrument may be considered as misconduct and the provisions of the relevant Policy or Procedure applied.

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