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Ethical Actions Worksheet
Write a 100- to 150-word response to each of the following questions:
Was there anything in either the University of Phoenix Student Code of Conduct or the Student Code of Academic Integrity that surprised you? If so, what was it? Why were you surprised? If not, why not?
After reading the University of Phoenix Student Code of Conduct, I was not really surprised by what misconduct will not be tolerated; and what conduct will be punishable. Many, if not all, learning facilities, universities, and schools have similar codes of conduct that all students have to follow. I believe, it is necessary as a student to be aware of the code of conduct; and follow the code of conduct to be successful in school. Once I read the Student Code of Academic Integrity, I was surprised to learn about self-plagiarism. Self-plagiarism was a phrase I was not familiar with, and certainly not aware that it is wrong. Perhaps, I was unaware of self-plagiarism because I have been out of a classroom setting for quite some time. In conclusion, I feel that after reading both codes I am more informed about what is expected of me when it comes to how a student is supposed to act; and what is acceptable and not acceptable.
What did you learn about the behaviors considered important for an ethical learner or student in the University of Phoenix learning community?
Taking an ethical learning path, and the behaviors that support ethical learning, are important in the University of Phoenix learning community. I learned that being honest and making good choices will help you succeed in your learning community, as well as, knowing that by putting forth your best effort; and doing your own work will give you a sense of accomplishment. Your habits and the choices you make also should reflect the ethical learning path because you (the student) are the one that is here for the best education you are willing to get; and you...
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