When you first start working on an assignment, you may be thinking: It has to be ‘my own work’. Does that mean no one can help? No. You can and should ask others for help and advice when you need it. But what kind of help is acceptable? Here’s a simple test about asking for advice: Are you asking for advice or help so you can do the work? Or do it better? If the answer is ‘yes’, then that’s fine. Or is the ‘help’ really about getting someone else to do the work for you? This is not OK.
Swipe to navigate through the chapters of this book
Please log in to get access to this content
To get access to this content you need the following product:
- Getting help with your work
- Macmillan Education UK
- Sequence number
- Chapter number