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Contract Cheating: A change agent in the academic integrity landscape

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Enhancing Current Practice

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28/05/2019 - 13/06/2019

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Dr Irene Glendinning


Presentation by Professor Wendy Sutherland-Smith and Dr Penelope Pitt of Deakin University, Australia. The presentation will be followed by panel discussion:

What are the benefits?

Increased awareness about the evolving threats from contract cheating and ideas for ways we can improve our responses; learning from research on the other side of the world.

Topics covered include:

The focus is research conducted recently in Australia about contract cheating, including essay mill websites, moving towards legislation in Australia and New Zealand; Changes in policies and practices; awareness campaigns by student unions; hopes for new technological solutions

Who should attend?

Anyone who cares about academic integrity: Students, academic staff, professional staff and university leaders.

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Occasion(s) Weekday Location Location status
Confirmed12/06/2019 14:00 - 16:00 Wednesday grass area, 3rd floor, DMLL, Library Confirmed