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A plagiarism carol

A plagiarism carol

A video parody of "The Christmas Carol" to teach about plagiarism; the video is in Norwegian (Et Plagieringseventyr), , but subtitled in English

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Mary Jane Chaffee
Mary Jane Chaffee (Faculty)
1 year ago

Colorful presentataion of very basic concepts.  But it still came up in the beautiful Norwegian, not dubbed in English but subtitled in English, with quite a bit of final dialogue also in English.  For undergraduate classes perhaps this would be too difficult to enjoy and not detailed enough to help students know more than that they may fail if they cheat and may do well if they rely on their own ideas.

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Diego Bonilla
Diego Bonilla (Faculty)
2 years ago
This video is an enjoyable introduction to a discussion in plagiarism. The video starts by presenting a character procrastinating on a research paper and later on deciding to plagiarize parts of it. Once this has taken place, a ghost visits him to demonstrate, in a humorous manner, the negative effects of plagiarizing and the positive impact of not plagiarizing.