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  • Attendance: Attendance is essential; for seminars it will be recorded on Tabula each week. You can find the handbook policy on attendance here:
  • Participation: Participation in seminar is strongly encouraged. Please be courteous to other students and give them room in the class as well. Debate is highly encouraged. If you do not feel comfortable speaking up for any reason, please don't hesitate to notify us so that we can discuss how to make the space more welcoming.
  • Electronic Reading Devices: Mobile phones may not be used during classtime and must be set so that they are completely inaudible. Laptops and tablets are only to be used for reading and notetaking in class. Printing out readings and bringing them to class is encouraged, so long as it is not too costly. Read attentively and mark up your readings no matter what you use to read them. Always bring copies of your reading to class!
  • Plagiarism: Plagiarism is unacceptable and its presence in assessed work carries mandatory penalties. Please familiarise yourself with University rules on plagiarism: