What the University expects from students and staff

What Newcastle expects of students

  • maintain high standards of academic conduct
  • show a commitment to academic honesty in your work
  • be familiar with and apply the guidance provided by your School on proper referencing and good academic practice, and in particular the avoidance of plagiarism
  • ensure that any work you submit is your own work and that you acknowledge any use you make of the work of others

You can expect

  • to receive a briefing on what the University means by ‘good academic practice’ and ‘referencing’
  • to be told where to find guidance materials
  • that the University may use plagiarism detection software