One in six UK students admit cheating in online exams

From Times Higher Education: “One in every six university students in the UK have admitted to cheating while taking online exams in the past academic year but only 5 per cent of them were caught, according to a survey. In further evidence that the scale of cheating in higher education appears to be becoming an ever-greater problem, a third of the 900 undergraduates who responded to the poll said they believed it was only mildly wrong or not wrong at all.”

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