In relation to assessments, and in the case of the reflective project, it refers to any kind of cheating or taking anyone else’s work and passing it off as your own. This isn’t always so easy in the information age we live in. Intellectual borders have blurred, and it isn’t always clear who owns the information on the Internet.
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Your supervisor will explain the system of referencing you should use and this should be applied consistently throughout your reflective project. Remember, effective citing and referencing is essential for passing the IBCP but is also a really valuable skill to have for your future study.