Faculty of Education/ University of Kufa conducts a scientific symposium entitled “Standards Adopted in Electronic Plagiarism”
Faculty of Education/ Information Section … Under the slogan of ‘Scientific Quality Assurance in Preparing Theses and Dissertations’, the Department of Mathematics at the Faculty of Education/ University of Kufa has organized a scientific symposium entitled “Standards Adopted in Electronic Plagiarism” attended by the Dean of the faculty, Prof. Dr. Ali Khdhayir Hejji, and a number of professors, lecturers and researchers in the university. The dean mentioned that the aim of the symposium is to inform the participants about the methods adopted in plagiarizing researches and theses and the importance of plagiarism in publishing in refereed journals, as well as familiarizing the participants with the programmes of plagiarism accepted by the universities and the mechanism of writing scientific researches in a way that reduces plagiarism. He added that the symposium dealt with the types of plagiarism, how to reduce the similitude in researches and theses and how to increase the impact factor of published researches. The symposium included two lectures. The first was by Dr. Inas Yahya in which she talked about the most important standards adopted in electronic plagiarism. The second was by Dr. Ahmed Abbas Al-Adily in which he discussed the effect of plagiarism on the process of publishing in refereed scientific journals.