Turnitin is not a website where you can go to check your assignment, but software that is embedded into the Moodle sites for your courses. Unless your lecturer has set up a draft assignment submission, you won't be able to check your assignment in Turnitin before you submit it. Normally your marker looks at the Turnitin report to help them see how you have used your sources. You will be able to see your Turnitin report after your assignment has been marked and returned to you through Moodle. Turnitin is text-matching software. Turnitin cannot ‘detect plagiarism’ as text-matches can occur for many reasons. It needs human interpretation to see why the matches have occurred.
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