Integrity of Scholarship Agreement

This document constitutes an agreement by the student to abide by the rules regarding Integrity of Scholarship which are described here. All students enrolled in this course implicitly agree to abide by these policies and will seek authorized assistance when in need of help.

Academic discourse is rooted in the principle of honesty, and the lack of integrity in scholarship undermines community spirit. Plagiarism is dishonest and will not be tolerated in this course. Incidents of plagiarism will be taken seriously, and could result in your expulsion from the University. Authorized course assistance is available from the Instructor and TA.

Here is a list of things you must not do, which is not exhaustive:

A student violating this policy will be reported to the university for administrative action, according to the UCSD Policy on Integrity of Scholarship as described here. Possible actions include probation or expulsion from UCSD, in addition to any academic penalty imposed by the instructor in the course. Academic penalties include receiving a zero (0) for the assignment(s) or exam(s) in question and Failing (an 'F' or 'NP' grade) the course.

Each student is assumed to be familiar with the policies mentioned above and the course policy as described in this document.   If you have any questions about these policies, be sure to discuss them with the instructor.