The university regulations give the following definition of plagiarism:
Dalhousie University defines plagiarism as the presentation of the work of another author in such a way as to give one's reader reason to think it to be one's own. Plagiarism is a form of academic fraud.
In this course, all plagiarism offenses will be reported to the Senate Discipline Committee. See http://www.registrar.dal.ca/calendar/front/univregs.htm for more information.
Updated Jan. 3, 2001Dr. Ernst W. Grundke