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==Turnitin Plagiarism Prevention==
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Turnitin is a commercial plagiarism detection system and there are currently 3 different options available to use within Moodle.
Turnitin is a commercial paper submission system, you must have a paid subscription to this service to use this feature. This integration is part of Moodle 2.0, and there is a 3rd party patch available for Moodle 1.9 users. Turnitin also provide their own custom Assignment type that provides SSO into their paper submission system and pushes back grades from their internal grading system back into Moodle. This Documentation is for the integration written by [http://moodle.org/user/view.php?id=21591&course=5 Dan Marsden] from [http://www.catalyst.net.nz Catalyst IT]
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===Core Plagiarism Prevention Plugins===
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A new [[Plagiarism Prevention]] plugin system is available in Moodle 2.0 written by [http://moodle.org/user/view.php?id=21591&course=5 Dan Marsden] from [http://www.catalyst.net.nz Catalyst IT] which allows existing Modules to "call" the plagiarism service. It has been added to the upload and uploadsingle assignment types, but eventually support will be added to other areas. This is a generic plugin system and other Plagiarism products will be added in future. An older more limited version of this plugin for Moodle 1.9 is available here: http://moodle.org/mod/data/view.php?d=13&rid=1562
  
The patch for 1.9 is available in the modules and plugins database here:
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===Moodle Direct Plugin===
http://moodle.org/mod/data/view.php?d=13&rid=1562
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A standalone Module for Moodle 1.9 has been developed by Nlearning (UK based Turnitin Support agency) - This module is similar to the advanced assignment type in Moodle, however it adds a range of Turnitin specific functionality. for more detail see: http://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=149575
  
The patch is discussed in the forums here:
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===Moodle Basic Plugin===
http://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=98199
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The original Assignment type developed by Iparadigms (Turnitin Development team) which is very basic and really only provides SSO into the Turnitin site and pushes back grades into Moodle.

Revision as of 10:21, 7 May 2010

Turnitin Plagiarism Prevention

Turnitin is a commercial plagiarism detection system and there are currently 3 different options available to use within Moodle.

Core Plagiarism Prevention Plugins

A new Plagiarism Prevention plugin system is available in Moodle 2.0 written by Dan Marsden from Catalyst IT which allows existing Modules to "call" the plagiarism service. It has been added to the upload and uploadsingle assignment types, but eventually support will be added to other areas. This is a generic plugin system and other Plagiarism products will be added in future. An older more limited version of this plugin for Moodle 1.9 is available here: http://moodle.org/mod/data/view.php?d=13&rid=1562

Moodle Direct Plugin

A standalone Module for Moodle 1.9 has been developed by Nlearning (UK based Turnitin Support agency) - This module is similar to the advanced assignment type in Moodle, however it adds a range of Turnitin specific functionality. for more detail see: http://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=149575

Moodle Basic Plugin

The original Assignment type developed by Iparadigms (Turnitin Development team) which is very basic and really only provides SSO into the Turnitin site and pushes back grades into Moodle.