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Using Turnitin and GradeMark for online submission and marking

Using Turnitin to give feedback on assignments

Turnitin is a web-based plagiarism detection tool available at the University of Westminster through Blackboard. Turnitin also offers online marking through the GradeMark tool. The videos below, created by Martin Doherty and Thomas Moore in the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, explain how to create Turnitin assignments, how to access uploaded assignments, and how […]

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Reducing plagiarism leaflet

Reducing plagiarism

Reducing plagiarism through designing out opportunities for copying and ‘faking’ learning can encourage students to take a more active approach to their learning. This leaflet produced by Oxford Brookes encourages reducing plagiarism through testing the assessment task you have designed to see if it encourages ‘making’ or ‘finding and faking’ in three easy steps: Reduce the […]

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Use of GradeMark to Improve Students' Learning Experience - Interacting with Feedback

Interacting with feedback, improving student experience

Interacting with feedback is regarded as an important way for students to improve their performance.  In this presentation from the 2013 Westminster Business School Learning and Teaching Day, Rebecca Wang and Dawn Williams, both Senior Lecturers in Westminster Business School,  talk about interacting with feedback as a way to improve the student learning experience, in […]

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