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New Process for Creating Turnitin Assignments

Posted Date: 29 Aug 2016

Effective Date: 31 Dec 2016

Beginning fall quarter 2016, instructors are strongly encouraged to use new steps to create Turnitin assignments in Canvas in preparation for vendor process changes that will take effect for winter quarter courses. These new steps will offer instructors more options in the assignment setup. The grading process for Turnitin assignments within SpeedGrader is not affected by this change.

The new Turnitin assignment steps provide:

Northwestern IT has created a how-to video and documentation for instructors to learn about the new process for creating Turnitin assignments.

End User Impact

Beginning fall quarter, when first creating a Turnitin assignment in Canvas, instructors will need to adjust the assignment settings. These can be specific to each Turnitin assignment or instructors can set default settings to apply to all future Turnitin assignments. Watch the how-to videothis image indicates a video..

Prior to the beginning of fall quarter, Northwestern IT will offer Turnitin workshops to help instructors use the new method to create Turnitin assignments in Canvas. View the full workshop schedule and sign up.

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