Students enrolled in certain online and face-to-face courses may be required to submit or have submitted by the instructor, papers, assignments and/or projects online to Turnitin.com
for originality checking and for the detection of plagiarism.
is only a tool for detecting textual similarities. The instructor retains responsibility for any judgment of plagiarism. All submitted student work will be included, always without student names and any personal information, as source documents in the Turnitin.com
reference database solely for the purpose of detecting if someone else has plagiarized student work.
If/when a student sets up an individual account with Turnitin.com
for any course, the student should make sure he/she understands and consents to all system terms. Students should contact the instructor privately with any questions.