Presentation on theme: "Should we have a nationally applicable plagiarism tariff? Dr Jo"— Presentation transcript:
Should we have a nationally applicable plagiarism tariff? Dr Jo Badge @jobadge www.le.ac.uk
Plagiarism Reference Tariff A benchmark tariff for the application of penalties for student plagiarism in higher education Full report
International evaluation project Take 2009-10 plagiarism cases through tariff and compare the results against actual penalties awarded Data collected from 8 HEIs to date in : England, Wales, Ireland, Australia and distance-only
Data 155 cases submitted 87% first offence 54% match to tariff
Number of cases by level and history
Cases not matching the tariff
Over to you Think of one case you’ve worked on and apply the tariff In what situations would the tariff not work in your institution? Would your institution adopt it?