PHYA22H3 Syllabus – Winter 2019
Relevant U of T Policies
The University treats cases of cheating and plagiarism very seriously. The University of
Toronto’s Code of Behaviour on Academic Matters outlines the behaviours that constitute
academic dishonesty and the processes for addressing academic offences.
Potential offences in papers and assignments include using someone else’s ideas or words
without appropriate acknowledgement, submitting your own work in more than one course
without the permission of the instructor, making up sources or facts, obtaining or providing
unauthorized assistance on any assignment.
On tests and exams cheating includes using or possessing unauthorized aids, looking at
someone else’s answers during an exam or test, misrepresenting your identity, or falsifying or
altering any documentation required by the University, including (but not limited to) doctor’s
Recording or photographing any aspect of a university course - lecture, tutorial, seminar, lab,
etc. – without prior approval of all involved and with written approval from the instructor is not
permitted. In the case of private use by students with disabilities, the instructor’s consent will not
be unreasonably withheld.
Students with diverse learning styles and needs are welcome in this course. In particular, if you
have a disability/health consideration that may require accommodations, please feel free to
approach me and/or the AccessAbility Services as soon as possible.
AccessAbility Services staff (located in Rm SW302, Science Wing) are available by appointment
to assess specific needs, provide referrals and arrange appropriate accommodations 416-287-
7560 or email email@example.com. The sooner you let us know your needs the quicker we
can assist you in achieving your learning goals in this course.