AAI018 - Academic Integrity

Unit details


2021 unit information

Important Update:

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For Semester 1/Trimester 1 2021, teaching will be delivered in line with the most current COVIDSafe health guidelines.  This may include a mix of online and on-campus activities.  Please check your unit sites for announcements and updates one week prior to the start of Semester/Trimester.

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Last updated: 16 November 2020

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):0
EFTSL value:0.000
Unit Chair:Trimester 1: Sally Totman Marshall
Trimester 2: Sally Totman Marshall
Trimester 3: Sally Totman Marshall




Incompatible with:

STP050, MAI010, HAI010

Scheduled learning activities - cloud:

This is a 0-credit point unit required of all Arts & Ed students which needs to be completed individually online


AAI018 is a core unit in all Faculty of Arts and Education courses.

The unit learning and assessment activities provides students with guidance on what constitutes academic integrity. It will allow students to develop knowledge, skills and good practice principles to avoid plagiarism and collusion and thereby maintain academic integrity.


These are the Learning Outcomes (ULO) for this unit

At the completion of this unit, successful students can:

Deakin Graduate Learning Outcomes


Demonstrate skills and practices used in acknowledging the source of original work, ideas or material

GLO6: Self-management

These Unit Learning Outcomes are applicable for all teaching periods throughout the year


Assessment Description Student output Grading and weighting
(% total mark for unit)
Indicative due week
Assessment 1 - Online multiple-choice test Multiple-Choice Test 100% Before the end of week 3

The assessment due weeks provided may change. The Unit Chair will clarify the exact assessment requirements, including the due date, at the start of the teaching period.

Hurdle requirement

To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit, students must complete both parts of the quiz and achieve 8/8 in Part A, and 5/7 in Part B.

Students are allowed unlimited attempts of the online assessment.

Learning Resource

There is no prescribed text. Unit materials are provided via the unit site. This includes unit topic readings and references to further information.