The strength of the university depends on academic and personal integrity. As in other courses, you must be honest and truthful in this course. Ethical violations in the context of this project course include: plagiarism without explicit citation of the original source, unacknowledged collaboration, alteration or falsification of simulated and experimental results, improper use of the Internet, and irresponsible use of computing facilities.
Report any violations you witness to the instructor. You may consult the associate dean of students and/or the chairman of the Ethics Board beforehand. See the guide on "Academic Ethics for Undergraduates" and the Ethics Board web site (http://ethics.jhu.edu) for more information.