Category: Turnitin

Reflective practice & feed-forward: A Turnitin PeerMark Pilot

Background During the 17/18 academic session the School of Law and the E-Learning Team collaborated to explore and ultimately embed the use of technology enhanced peer marking of student work. The aims of this project […]

Turnitin word count accuracy

How does the Turnitin word count work?
Is it accurate?
Can submissions be downloaded for selective word-counting?

Turnitin Feedback Studio

At Royal Holloway, University of London we switched to Turnitin Feedback Studio (TFS) and the Moodle V2 direct plug-in last week.  Approximately 50% of our submissions are marked using GradeMark, but the issues we had […]

Turnitin Administration and the Moodle rollover project

Turnitin assignments have been archived as part of the larger Moodle rollover and archive project. Summary: Session 14/15 Turnitin Assignments in Banner courses (but not those delivered through Partnerships) were archived and moved to the […]

Five tips for marking with Turnitin / Grademark

1. Use a supported browser Windows: Internet Explorer 9,10,11 Mozilla Firefox 15+ Google Chrome 23+ Mac: Mozilla Firefox 15+ Google Chrome 23+ Safari 5+ 2. Refer to our Moodle-based resources 3. Navigate from paper –to-paper […]

Problem solved? QR Codes, anonymous submission & SpLDs

Using Quick Response Codes in support of anonymous submission of work to Turnitin by students with Specific Learning Difficulties What is the problem? ‘the need for a simple and easy way of identifying students with […]

The Plagiarism Spectrum: Instructor Insights into the 10 Types of Plagiarism

  The remix, the mash-up, the 404, and the clone: what’s happening out there? The Plagiarism Spectrum moves plagiarism beyond the black-and-white definition of “literary theft” to one that captures the nuances of how plagiarism can […]

Analogue Turnitin?

I almost walked into a door when I saw this padlocked drop-box marked ‘Turnitin Box’.  What did it mean?  My worst fear was that somehow, somewhere, someone had managed to turn the digital, portable and […]