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This is the Turnitin section of the Resources Hub. This page will give you an overview of the tool, links to help and support guide, frequently asked questions and related articles/videos.

Turnitin is the leading provider of text-matching software, designed to support students with their academic writing and assist in the detection of plagiarism. Turnitin is fully  integrated into Blackboard and is the recommended method for student submissions of text based assignments. Below are some features of Turnitin:

  • Originality Check – The originality Report is generated follwiing a comparison between the text of submission against a database and will highligh text which matches entries in their database
  • GradeMark Digital Assessment – GradeMark allows instructors to quickly grade and provide feedback on Student’s submissions
  • PeerMark – PeerMark enables instructors to allow students to read, review and evaluate each others work.
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Student Help and Support File  Introduction To Turnitin | Doc | PDF 

Student Help and Support File  Creating A Turnitin Submission Point | Doc | PDF

Student Help and Support File  Submitting to Turnitin on a Student’s Behalf | Doc | PDF

Student Help and Support File  Interpreting Originality Reports from Turnitin | Doc | PDF

Student Help and Support File  Creating Rubrics with Turnitin | Doc | PDF

Student Help and Support File  Turnitin Paper View Request guidance | Doc | PDF

Student Help and Support File  Marking Anonymous Submissions by Group on Turnitin | Doc | PDF

Student Help and Support File  Accessing Turnitin Assignments for Marking | Doc | PDF

Student Help and Support File  Utilising the Rubric Templates on Turnitin | Doc | PDF

See also this video and try the interactive demo.

Case Studies

Activity: Making Feedback Part of Learning Using Turnitin

  Showcase / Showcase: Making Feedback Part of Learning Using Turnitin / Activity : Making Feedback Part of Learning Using Turnitin Dr Kirsty Miller – Head of School – School of Psychology– Staff Profile Summary: The idea behind this activity is based on working...

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