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Table 4 Professors’ expectations of their students’ writing skills

From: Are Canadian professors teaching the skills and knowledge students need to prevent plagiarism?

As a professor or lecturer, I expect undergraduate students to have sufficiently developed their writing skills (writing, correcting, editing, citing and paraphrasing) during their pre-university studies to be functional at the university.
 FrequencyPercentage
Completely disagree31,1
Mostly disagree93,2
Slightly disagree51,8
Neutral20,7
Slightly agree3612,9
Mostly agree9835,1
Completely agree12645,2
Total279100,0