How do I create a TurnItIn assignment?

In Brightspace, Turnitin is integrated with the Assignment tool. You can turn any file-submission type Assignment in Brightspace into a Turnitin assignment. 

First, create your assignment as you normally would:

  – View: How do I create an assignment from the content module area?
  – View: How do I create an assignment from the Assignments tool?

To enable Turnitin:

  1. Go to the Assignment tool (Course Admin > Assignments)

  2. Locate the assignment you want to make a Turnitin Assignment

  3. Click on the dropdown arrow next to the assignmetn name and select Edit Assignment

image of edit assignment


  4. Click on the Turnitin tab

  5. Select your desired options. Be sure to check:

 Enable GradeMark for this folder

 Automatically sync grades as Draft in Brightspace

 Enable Originality Check for this folder

 (optional) Allow learners to see Turnitin similarity scores in their submission folder

 Automatic originality checking on all submissions

  (optional) More Options in Turnitin

  6. Click Save and Close

image of turnitin options
Last updated byElissa Tobin on November 18, 2020
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