Use of Social Media to Plagiarize

Link: https://www.plagiarismtoday.com/2015/06/04/the-impact-of-social-media-on-plagiarism/

These days, the internet has become the the number 1 source for students to look for information for their assignments compared to 20 or 30 years ago. This advantage however comes with a negative impact. Students tend to submit unoriginal work as their assignments. There is a list of sites that people share their work and researches, so it is not impossible to get that piece of work and handing it as their own assignments. By doing this, students are not only forsaking the purpose of assignments but it is also against the law. They can be charged for this act.

Further reading :  http://www.ecampusnews.com/top-news/college-students-use-social-media-to-cheat/

  : http://www.washingtonpost.com/postlive/teens-are-spending-more-time-consuming-media-on-mobile-devices/2013/03/12/309bb242-8689-11e2-98a3-b3db6b9ac586_story.html

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Author : Deevina Nadesar (B1400344)

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