Assignment

Topics: Reference, Citation, Plagiarism Pages: 14 (1588 words) Published: July 4, 2014
Information Management (C2027/CCT204)
Assignment
Term 2, 2014
Student’s ID
Student’s Name
Lecturer’s Name
Course
STUDENT DECLARATION:
I declare that:




I understand what is meant by plagiarism.
The implication of plagiarism has been explained to me by my institution. This assignment is all my own work and I have acknowledged any use of the published and unpublished works of other people.

Student’s Signature:

Submission Date:

FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY:
Marker’s Comments

Marker’s Name:

T214 C2027/CCT204 ASSIGNMENT QP

Initial Marks Awarded
Penalty on Late Submission
Penalty for Plagiarism
Final Marks Awarded

/100

/100

Page 1 of 9

INSTRUCTIONS TO STUDENTS:
1.

Complete the cover sheet (page 1), which forms the first page of your assignment submission.

2.

The assessment criteria include:

(a)

Content of Work. This includes the amount of research done to provide accurate and credible information necessary for this assignment.

(b)

Creativity, Originality and Style of Work. This refers to the uniqueness and artistic element of the final assignment.

(c)

Presentation of the Final Assignment. This refers to the clarity, organization and final project.

3.

Independent research on the relevant topic area is encouraged. Work that demonstrates an in-depth analysis of the question and that provides a coherent answer will be awarded a higher grade compared to that which simply regurgitates answers from the texts.

4.

To avoid plagiarism please:

(a)

Paraphrasing work rather than ‘cut & paste’.

(b)

Include citation in your work.

(c)

Include a reference list in the work that you submitted.

Please note that your work will be submitted to detection software and if work is found to have been plagiarized, your work will be penalized. The following is a guide that will be used when penalizing work:

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Amount of plagiarized Marks reduction
material

No attribution made

Inadequate attribution made

Less than 20%

No reduction

No reduction

Less than 20% is a guide used to accommodate the limitation of the software i.e. assignment questions submitted which creates an increase in the SI index. Students are reminded to paraphrase, cite your work with proper referencing.

Between 21 % and 50% Reduce marks by 50% (Divide Reduce
marks by 2)
Between 51% and 70%

marks

by

25%

(Multiply marks by ¾ )

Reduce marks by 67% (Divide Reduce marks by 50% (Divide
marks by 3)

marks by 2)

Between 71% and 80% Reduce marks by 75% (Divide Reduce marks by 67% (Divide marks by 4)
Reduce to zero

Over 80%

marks by 3)
Reduce marks by 75% (Divide
marks by 4)

5.

The word limit for this assignment is 2,000 words.

6.

A minimum of three (3) references from academic journals are required aside from the textbook of the course.

7.

The document must include page number; use Times New Roman Font (Size 12) with top, bottom margins of 1” and right, left margins of 1.25” and with ‘Justify’ alignment.

8.

The assignment should be organized as follows:

(a)

Cover Page. (Can be found on the 1st page of this questions paper)

(b)

Turnitin - Assessment Report (Can be found on the 4th page of this questions paper, to be filled up by marker)

(c)

Mark Template (Can be found on the 5th page of this questions paper, to be filled up by marker)

(d)

Table of Contents.

(e)

Main body of the assignment. (This should observe the given word count

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limit)
(f)

References: Example:Berko, R., Rosenfeld, L., and Samovar, L. (1997), Connecting, Harcourt Brace & Company, USA.

Complete the mark criteria list with your name and id and submit it together in your assignment.

9.

Assignments must be presented in hard copy with CD well secured in the hardcopy. The CD should contain the following documents:...

References: Example:Berko, R., Rosenfeld, L., and Samovar, L. (1997), Connecting, Harcourt Brace
& Company, USA.
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