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PFF Discussion: Academic Dishonesty

In class, we talked about how high stakes, such as keeping a scholarship or simply getting a good grade, lead to desperation which in turn could lead to cheating. 279 more words


The Tudor Tarantino

Broadcaster: BBC Radio 4
Year: 2010
Genre: Documentary
URL: http://bobnational.net/record/286362

Review by: Hanna Geissler

This fascinating half-hour documentary follows Dominic Arkwright as he explores the life and work of Thomas Middleton – AKA ‘the bad boy of Renaissance drama’ – and considers the fact that Middleton and Shakespeare were undoubtedly both collaborators and rivals, including an interesting look at Middleton’s alleged involvement in the writing of a number of Shakespeare’s plays. 338 more words

Renaissance Drama

Turnitin - Flawed or not?

Firstly, what is Turnitin?

Turnitin is a plagiarism tool that the US and UK universities use as a way of detecting plagiarism within students work. 457 more words

Check Plagiarism Online

Plagiarism is one of the issues that higher education has had to face for a long time.

The case of Lwazi Mzozoyana as one of “ 422 more words


Start Date, Due Date, & Post Date

Confused as to what each of these dates mean? Well this post will hopefully clarify them all! The start date is the date when students will first be able to submit their assignments/papers. 130 more words


A Google Community for Assessment

We have started an Online Assessment Community in Google Plus. The community is aimed at supporting knowledge around the use of Grademark, Turnitin, the Blackboard Grade Centre and other online assessment ideas and issues. 72 more words


Turnitin – scheduled maintenance Saturday March 7

Turnitin have informed us that the service may be intermittently unavailable during a maintenance period on Saturday, March 7th 3pm-7pm.

They encourage staff to modify assignment due dates either before or at least several hours after the scheduled maintenance window. 27 more words