Plagiarism in Academics

This short course is designed specifically to provide in-depth understanding of plagiarism in scientific writing while covering the current and emerging issues surrounding plagiarism and the best technical ways to avoid it.



The duration of the program is one month. The ACE College for Women will conduct terminal examinations on completion of the course.

Class Timings

Two lectures a week with 02:00 hour duration on every Tuesday & Thursday followed by practice worksheets to utilize the best potential of students.

Student Assessment

Besides regular class discussion, and worksheets one internal/house examination is mandatory to qualify this short course.


  • What is Plagiarism?
  • What is Ethical Misconduct?
  • Modern Plagiarism
  • Types of Plagiarism

Practical Handling

  • How to check Plagiarism
  • How to avoid Plagiarism
  • Rules & Regulation of Plagiarism
  • Tips & Tricks to write without Plagiarism

Who Should Attend

  • Graduate Students
  • Master Grade Students
  • Early Career Researchers
  • Academic Editors
  • Copy Editors and
  • Anyone interested in the field at any level of expertise

What you'll learn

By the end of this course you will be able to detect the possible types of Plagiarism and learn the art to avoid plagiarism in academic writing. The trainee of the course will get the benefit of sharpening their skill set of academic writing to let their work be the best as it can be.