Written Assignment #1
Submit to assignment Drop box by 11:59 pm Saturday, 1/26
In a 2-page paper, address the importance of academic honesty as it relates to student writing. Discuss the reasons why students plagiarize,
the potential consequences of plagiarism, and how it can be avoided.
(Note: this assignment should not include scholarly/manuscript writing for publication or research).
Requires a minimum of 2 references: one from an English titled, peer-reviewed NURSING journal (less than 5 years-old) and
one from the APA Manual:
American Psychological Association. (2009). American Psychological Association Manual (6thed.). Washington: Author.
Use three level-one headings.
Professional, governmental, or educational organizations (.org, .gov, or .edu) may be used as supplemental references.