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Copyright & Citing Sources: Self-Plagiarism

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What is "Self-Plagiarism"

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Don't reuse assignments without permission

Q; If I hand in an essay to meet the needs of an assignment, and it is just a re-write of an essay from another course, is that self-plagiarism? 

A; Yes. 
And it is cheating. Similar to buying an essay to submit as your own.
And it is self defeating because it does not allow you to practice an essential skill.
A video of you playing a sport will not be the same as you doing the drills. 

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