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Plagiarism: How to avoid it

Bainbridge State CollegePublished on Jan 5, 2010

Consequences of Plagiarism

Breaches of Broward College’s policy on academic honesty may result in academic penalties and/or disciplinary action. At the discretion of the instructor, academic penalties may include, but are not limited to:
  • A failing grade for a particular assignment
  • A failing grade for the course
In addition, the instructor or another BC employee may refer a student to the Dean of Student Affairs for student disciplinary action in accordance with the BC Student Handbook. Such discipline may include:
  • Suspension or expulsion from the College
Source: Broward College Catalog 2018-2019 - Academic Honesty (p.71)


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