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For students accessing TurnitinUK outside Canvas VLE

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Taught Assignments
  • Procedures around the use of Turnitin at UG and PGT level are set by your School and you should look for information in Programme and Module handbooks, and in lecture materials to find out more about how (or if) it is being used in your degree programme.
  • Turnitin is set up for you by your School, in some cases by staff in the School Office in other cases by module co-ordinators.
  • Submission settings, Class IDs and passwords, deadlines and requirements are all under the control of their creator. Therefore this is the person you should contact if you have a query about the settings
Postgraduate Research Students
  • For PGR students, use of Turnitin should follow the regulation (PGR 7.1.5) and be in accordance with the Guidelines. Under the regulation, Turnitin should be set up by your supervisor.
  • Submission settings, Class IDs and passwords, deadlines and requirements are all under the control of their creator. Therefore this is the person you should contact if you have a query about the settings.

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Other Turnitin advice

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If your query is not listed below, please contact TurnitinUK helpline: 0191 6810 200, Option 5, Option 2.