Patchwork text: Designing assessment to discourage plagiarism

Australia/Sydney 11am | Tues 6th December
America/New York 7pm | Mon 5th December
Europe/London 12am | Tues 6th December

Presenter: Ann Wilson – Senior Academic Developer
Navitas Learning and Teaching Services

Academic honesty, plagiarism, ghost writing – concerns about this issue are ongoing, but we don’t need to feel helpless in the face of the essay mills.

Drawing on a published journal article entitled ‘Using patchwork texts in assessment: clarifying and categorising choices in their use’, Ann will explore some assessment designs and classroom strategies you can use to discourage plagiarism, including an emerging form of assessment called ‘patchwork text’.