When writing assignments you have to cite (acknowledge) the source of your ideas and quotes in sufficient detail so that lecturers, and others, can locate the item.
Prior to starting your assignment check with your lecturer/tutor for the style preferred by the School. Use this guide if your lecturer/tutor indicates that you should use the Harvard Gatton style of referencing.
The Harvard referencing style is based on the 6th edition of the Style manual for authors, editors and printers, (Wiley 2002) with some variations approved for use at the UQ Gatton campus.
Keep in mind the following points: