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Academic Integrity - Referencing, Citation & Avoiding Plagiarism: Group or individual assignments

This guide explains what referencing and citation is and how to use the APA, Chicago, Harvard, MLA and Vancouver Styles. It includes a short interactive tutorial on each style.

Group or individual assignments

Reference: #. Author(s) Last name Initials. Title of assignment. In: Title of module. Place of University: Name of University; Year Month Day of submission.

Example:

23. Sanib AE, Xioa, S, O'Shea CS. Communicating with patients experiencing extreme illness. In: MDSA40020 History Taking and communication. Galway: Galway University; 2015 May 25.

In-Text-Citation:

Use a superscript number (like this: ¹) in the text at the place where you are indicating that you are citing from a source.

Example:

From the sample of patients surveyed, it was reported that during periods of extreme illness, clear communication is still essential to appropriate care.23

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