Secondly, plagiarism is ILLEGAL
It may be regarded as a criminal offence in terms of the
Copyright Act 98 of 1978. It is also regarded as misconduct in terms of the University's
policy and regulations. If a student is found guilty of plagiarism
- by a Disciplinary Committee of the
University, he/she may
be expelled from the University.
- by a Court of Law, a fine or imprisonment may be imposed.