Course: Talking about Turnitin
  • Smeaton Building, Room 100

  • Rolle Building, Room 304

  • Rolle Building, Room 304

  • Rolle Building, Room 304

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This course is for University of Plymouth staff only

Gain confidence and understanding of Turnitin and its use in the University.

Who should attend this course?

This course is aimed at any staff responsible for creating online student submissions. The course aims to give you an understanding of how Turnitin can be used by both academics and students.


Prior experience of using a PC or Mac is essential to benefit from this course. Previous experience of using the DLE to set up eSubmissions is also advantageous.

What you will gain

By the end of this course you will have a better understanding of why the University uses Turnitin and how to best apply the tool. You will also learn how to instruct your students in its use and how it can enhance their learning and development. 

The course will cover:

  • Quick recap on eSubmission
  • University policy on Turnitin
  • Commonly asked questions
  • Using Turnitin
  • Adding content to Turnitin
  • Engaging students with Turnitin

Book a place for your selected date via Employee Self Service.

For enquiries about this course please contact us at If you are unable to attend your training session, please cancel in advance via Employee Self Service or inform us via email.

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