Academic Requirements

Academic Integrity and Ethics Training Requirement

Academic integrity and ethics training is mandatory for all newly-admitted UAlberta graduate students who started their degree program on or after September 1, 2004.

Each student is normally expected to complete the equivalent of at least eight (8) hours of structured academic activity to meet this requirement.

Students meet the Requirement through departmental offerings or a combination of the following:

  • GET (Graduate Ethics Training)    
    A online course offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research (equivalent to five hours of training)
  • Academic Integrity and Ethics Training Series 
    A workshop training series offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research that covers topics ranging from the Code of Student Behaviour and the Sexual Violence Policy to plagiarism and research ethics. 
  • Ethics Online Training Suite 
    A series of online courses offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research  
  • Approved online courses offered by external bodies
  • Department-based workshops, seminars, tutorials, etc.

See Academic Integrity and Ethics Training Requirement Workshops and Online Courses for more information and a complete listing. 

Contact your department to find out how this requirement is being met in your area of research.


 
  • Conflict of Interest
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Intellectual Property
  • Integrity and Scholarship
  • Graduate Student-Supervisor Relationships
  • Conflict of Interest
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Intellectual Property
  • Integrity and Scholarship
  • Graduate Student-Supervisor Relationships
  • The course focuses on a number of ethical issues in the academic environment including:

    • Conflict of Interest
    • Conflict Resolution
    • Intellectual Property
    • Integrity and Scholarship
    • Graduate Student-Supervisor Relationships