Academic Misconduct

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Academic misconduct includes dishonest behaviour in assessment. This can include copying, cheating and plagiarism, and all other dishonest practice in assessment. EIT will treat academic misconduct seriously. Section 11 of the Academic Statute lists the penalties for academic misconduct. Penalties range from a warning through to suspension from the programme. All instances of academic misconduct are reported.

There are many ways of being academically dishonest.

Here are some examples: