Plagiarism is considered a form of intellectual theft and fraud. It involves using someone else's words or ideas and passing them off as your own by not providing credit, either deliberately or accidentally. However, it can also involve reusing your own work from a previous course, and passing it off as new work.
Plagiarism can include:
Plagiarism can be:
Huseman D'Annunzio, M. [TED-Ed]. (2013, June 14). The punishable perils of plagiarism. [Video file]. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SrjoaaIxaJI
This video, created by Melissa Huseman D'Annunzio and animated by Hache Rodriguez for TED-Ed summarizes various common forms of plagiarism in a humorous way.
Consider, do any of the forms of plagiarism described in the video surprise you?