Your task is to plan and report a small, new piece of research with a new research question: What are the motivations for ethical behaviour amongst students with regard to assignment submissions?

A critical appreciation of the nature of research including ethical approaches and the goals of academic reading, information searching and communication
Ability to critically assess the ethical, legal and professional issues in research relevant toyour programme of study when planning research.

Important Information
You are required to submit your work within the bounds of the University Infringement of Assessment Regulations (see your Programme Guide). Plagiarism, paraphrasing and downloading large amounts of information from external sources, will not be tolerated and will be dealt with severely. You should make full use of any source material, which would normally be an occasional sentence and/or paragraph (referenced) followed by your own critical analysis/evaluation. You will receive no marks for work that is not your own. Your work may be subject to checks for originality which can include use of an electronic plagiarism detection service.
Where you are asked to submit an individual piece of work, the work must be entirely your own. The safety of your assessments is your responsibility. You must not permit another student access to your work.
Where referencing is required, unless otherwise stated, the Harvard referencing system must be used (see your Programme Guide).

All research paper based assessments are now required to be submitted through the Turnitin system to check for plagiarism. Please submit the report supplied by the Turnitin system along with your work, this can be found in the New Sunspace module.
Please ensure that you retain a duplicate of your assignment. We are required to send samples of student work to the external examiners for moderation purposes. It will also safeguard in the unlikely event of your work going astray.
Submission Date and Time Time and date as per your schedule
Submission Location Assignment uploaded to Sunspace CETM11