About Turnitin workshop

This course is offered either face-to-face or online (via Zoom). Please check individual sessions for more details.

In this course, participants will be guided through the process of creating a Turnitin assignment, the student assignment submission process and setting up rubrics. Marking assignments online using the GradeMark tool on a computer and offline using the iPad GradeMark app will also be covered.

Participants will develop an understanding of the text matching (plagiarism detection) function available in Turnitin, how it can be used as both a formative and summative tool and the basics of interpreting Similarity reports.

Note, the Learn.UQ Assignment tool should be considered for the submission of group assignments.


  • create an online assignment using Turnitin
  • understand the contents of Similarity reports
  • create rubrics in Turnitin
  • use Turnitin for online marking
  • understand how Turnitin links to the Grade Centre.


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