Definition of Plagiarize
"To steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as one's own : use (another's production) without crediting the source." -- Merriam-Webster
Types of plagiarism:
Plagiarism may be:
The consequences for plagiarism apply even for unintentional plagiarism.
Read the section on Plagiarism in the UT Health Academic Dishonesty Policy for more details.
The writing style and language are above the level at which the student usually writes.
The student uses jargon or specialized terminology that is inconsistent with the student’s level of knowledge.
The quality of writing is inconsistent. The beginning and ending of the paper is deficient, but the rest of the paper is well written.
The paper contains references to citations that are not included in the reference list.