Friday, Saturday 14
“Universities don’t want mere hunters and gatherers of information; they want people
who can turn information into knowledge” – Nancy Schmidt
How to convey an idea:
1. State the idea
3. Show evidence
Three kind of evidence:
Data – developed by you or found through research
Research – documented properly
Documentation Problems occur when the use of intellectual
Property is not acknowledged appropriately.
It shall be an offence for a student knowingly:
d) to represent as one’s own any idea or expression of an idea or work of
another in any academic examination or session test or in connection with
any other form of academic work, i.e. to commit plagiarism.
f) to submit any academic work containing a purported statement or fact or
reference to a source which has been concocted.
g) Having someone else edit your wor