Student Assessment Citation

Student Assessment Citation and Referencing Rules
Adapted Harvard Referencing Rules
Holmes will be implementing a revised Harvard approach to referencing. The following rules apply:
1. Reference sources in assignments are limited to sources that provide full-text access to the
source’s content for lecturers and markers.
2. The reference list must be located on a separate page at the end of the essay and titled:
3. The reference list must include the details of all the in-text citations,
arranged A-Z
alphabetically by author surname
with each reference numbered (1 to 10, etc.) and each
MUST include a hyperlink to the full text of the cited reference source. For
1. Hawking, P., McCarthy, B. & Stein, A. 2004. Second Wave ERP Education,
Journal of
Information Systems Education, Fall
4. All assignments must include in-text citations to the listed references. These must include
the surname of the author/s or name of the authoring body, year of publication, page
number of the content, and paragraph where the content can be found. For example, “The
company decided to implement an enterprise-wide data warehouse business intelligence
strategies (Hawking et al., 2004, p3(4)).”
Non-Adherence to Referencing Rules
Where students do not follow the above rules:
1. For students who submit assignments that do not comply with the rules, a 20% penalty will
be applied.
2. As per the Student Handbook, late penalties will apply each day after the student/s has been
notified of the resubmission requirements.
3. Students who comply with rules and the citations are “fake” will be reported for academic