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DkIT to Participate in National Academic Integrity Week

16 October 2020

DkIT is a participant in the National Academic Integrity Network (NAIN). The National Academic Integrity Week, curated by Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI), is taking place from 19th October  – 23rd October 2020 with national events being offered by NAIN members as well as webinars offered by the European Network for Academic Integrity and the International Center for Academic Integrity.

The International Day for Academic Integrity and against Contract Cheating is taking place on 21st October 2020 and is also QQI’s first National Day.

DkIT are contributing to the Academic Integrity Week schedule with 4 events taking place over the week:

Date Event Link

Tuesday 19th October 2021 - 1PM

Academic Integrity Digital Badge for Students Launch

This session will launch the DkIT Library Digital Badge for students on Academic Integrity.


In this digital badge students will:


  • Learn what academic integrity is and why it is important.
  • Understand how academic integrity relates to all of your work in DkIT.
  • Recognise when you need to give credit to others.
  • Be familiar with citing and referencing using Harvard.
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Wednesday 20th October 2021 - 1PM

Epigeum Academic Integrity Support Modules for Students and Staff Launch

This session will provide an overview of the Epigeum Academic Integrity support modules for students and staff ( that are now available to all DkIT students and staff.

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Thursday 21st October 2021-1PM

Managing Your Time to Ensure Academic Integrity: A Workshop for Students

Stress is known to be associated with plagiarism and poor academic practice.  This short, interactive session will explore effective ways for students to manage time and competing deadlines to promote good academic practice.

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Friday 22nd October 2021-1PM

Assessment Design and Academic Integrity

This short, interactive session will use practical examples and share experiences to explore how assessment design can be used to promote academic integrity and reduce opportunities for plagiarism.

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The full programme for National Academic Integrity Week can be found on the QQI website.

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