Plagiarism is the presentation of student of an assignment that has been copied in whole or in parts from another student's work or from any other source (eg published books or periodicals or internet sites without proper acknowledgement on the text.
Plagiarism is the presentation of student of an assignment as his or her own which is in fact the result in whole or part of unauthorised collaboration with another person or persons.
CONSEQUENCES OF PLAGIARISM AND COLLUSION
There are penalties where a student has been involved in plagiarism or collusion in an assessable task. These penalties could result in a formal written warning; a requirement to complete another assignment; or, instant dismissal from the course.