Turnitin as teaching tool
Use Turnitin to teach students proper quotation and citation methods. You may want to review the article: Using Turnitin To Teach Students About Plagiarism.
- Create a new Turnitin assignment or edit an existing assignment.
- In Assignment options, set report generation speed to Immediately, reports can be overwritten until due date. This gives students multiple attempts to improve their work.
- Set Students view originality reports to Yes.
- Provide students instructions for submitting Turnitin assignments and interpreting originality reports.
Note: Journal and newspaper articles less than eight weeks old may not be picked up in the originality report by Turnitin.