Full course description

Course Overview

This course is designed to introduce students to the basics of Academic Integrity. The course will discuss the importance of Academic Integrity and how IUPUI is making Academic Integrity a priority. The students will be shown different types of academic misconduct and why these are considered misconduct. There will also be information on what happens if a student is involved in an academic misconduct situation, the procedures at IUPUI for dealing with academic misconduct and what students should do if they witness other students participating in misconduct. This course is intended to be used as a learning tool for students and for faculty to use to initiate a conversation with students about the importance of academic honesty


At the end of this course, students will be able to: Recognize academic misconduct Identify the different types of academic misconduct; Cheating, Plagiarism, Fabrication, Interference, Facilitation, and Violation of course rules Explain the consequences of academic misconduct at IUPUI and even in life beyond graduation Explain the importance of Academic Integrity Recall what the IU Code of Conduct is and find information on the Code Describe how to prevent academic misconduct Describe how to respond to witnessing someone conducting academic misconduct

About the Instructor

The group that designed this course is a part of the Gateway to Graduation faculty at IUPUI. A community of practice was formed around the topic of Academic Integrity with intent of sharing scholarly activities and ideas. The group consists of a variety of faculty from multiple schools and ranks at IUPUI.

Additional Details

Length: About 1 hour
Credit: 0
Institution: IUPUI
Audience: Undergraduate IUPUI Students
Program: No
Type: Online only