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Referencing using footnotes

Most students will have to reference an assignment at some stage of their studies. Understanding the correct way to reference, will help students to avoid plagiarism. The footnote system of citation is used in some disipline areas, eg History, Fashion, Art & Design. Footnotes must be used to reference and acknowledge the sources of your information. This unit will take you through how to reference using footnotes.

Using footnotes
Citing sources
Direct quotes & paraphrasing
Integrating arguments


Using footnotes



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