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Academic Conduct Essentials (ACE)

Further information

  • Due dates for ACE
  • Academic conduct adviser
  • Learning Management System (LMS)

Academic Conduct Essentials (ACE) is an online unit for all UWA students. It introduces the basics of ethical scholarship and the expectations of correct academic conduct at this university.

All students enrolled in a UWA course are required to complete ACE. The unit is available through the Learning Management System using your Pheme account.

The ACE module will help you to:

You can access this unit any time. Students and visitors who are not enrolled in ACE can still work through the tutorials above.

A score of 80% in the final quiz is required to successfully complete the unit. To see when you need to complete ACE, go to Due dates for ACE.

askUWA has an in-depth list of FAQs about ACE. You can also "Ask a Question" if you need more help.

Academic Conduct Advisers: each Faculty has an appointed Academic Conduct Adviser who can assist and counsel students on matters of academic conduct.

More information: A collection of resources relating to academic conduct at UWA.

ACE is published under a Creative Commons Licence (Attribution, Non-Commercial, Share Alike).


The ACE online unit was developed as generic material for UWA students.

Students should consult with their lecturer or tutor regarding specific requirements for their units.