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Information Essentials: Module 4: Citing Sources of Information

Aims & Objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Understand what referencing is and why it you should reference in higher education.

When you finish the module, you will be able to:

  • Recognise plagiarism and how to avoid it
  • Locate the Referencing Guide

What’s in this module?

  1. What is referencing?
  2. Why referencing matters
  3. How to avoid plagiarism
  4. Quiz & feedback
  5. Referencing Guide: APA 7th


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Study Timeline

We recommend completing this module by:

  Week 3


  Approximately 15 minutes


Complete the module