Faculty are encouraged to utilize these resources in educating their students about academic integrity and plagiarism. Please use the resources in whatever way works best for your course including sending resources directly to students, embedded in online courses, and/or showing in-person.
Accessible PDF: Academic Misconduct Guide
Using Outside Resources
Faculty are encouraged to provide information in their syllabus regarding expectations related to coursework completion, academic integrity and the academic/grade consequences for students who complete their work dishonestly. CELT and the Office of Student Conduct have created sample syllabus statements:
- CELT Recommended Iowa State University Syllabus Statements
- Academic Misconduct Sample Syllabus Statements
NEED A PRESENTATION?
The Office of Student Conduct and the Writing and Media Center offer presentations and workshops to educate students on academic integrity. To request a presentation:
Office of Student Conduct
- Academic Integrity
- Why students cheat (geared toward TAs, faculty, and staff)
Writing and Media Center
Ethical Source Use (Avoiding Plagiarism)
Description: This workshop provides an opportunity to practice paraphrasing strategies, summarizing strategies, and integrating quotations. The workshop also addresses how to avoid plagiarism through the ethical use of sources.
Estimated Length: 45–60 minutes
Click here to request this workshop
A four-part webinar series that explores strategies related to paraphrasing, summarizing, integrating quotations, and other ethical considerations.
Other workshops can be found here: https://www.wmc.dso.iastate.edu/our-services/presentations