Prevention and Detection of Academic Misconduct in Higher Education

Prevention and Detection of Academic Misconduct in Higher Education

Donna M. Velliaris (Independent Researcher, Singapore)
Projected Release Date: April, 2019|Copyright: © 2019 |Pages: 350
ISBN13: 9781522575313|ISBN10: 1522575316|EISBN13: 9781522575320|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-7531-3

Description

Most students understand, in a general way, that their academic achievements are premised on academic integrity: honesty, fairness, trust, respect, accountability, and responsibility. However, most higher education institutions will encounter academic misconduct in some form. For this reason, it is important to be aware of what constitutes academic misconduct and procedures for addressing it.

Prevention and Detection of Academic Misconduct in Higher Education is an essential research book that analyzes cheating-related factors across a range of institutions including prestigious private colleges and large state universities as well as cross-cultural studies of cheating and academic misconduct in higher education. Highlighting topics such as diagnostic testing, mobile technologies, and electronic plagiarism detection, this book is ideally designed for educators, administrators, academicians, researchers, and professionals.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Academic Policing
  • Cyber Cheating
  • Diagnostic Testing
  • Digital Natives
  • Electronic Plagiarism Detection
  • Ethical Behavior
  • Institutional Integrity
  • Mobile Technologies
  • Performance Tracking
  • Viva Voce

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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