Using Turnitin As A Tool For Attribution In Cases Of Contract Cheating

Although contract cheating can’t commonly be detected using plagiarism detection tools (as it represents original work), there are occasional breakthroughs.

This presentation, from an HEA event, shows how Turnitin has been used to attribute work placed on freelancing websites in several cases.

You can also check out this talk on Thomas Lancaster’s SlideShare account).

Dr. Thomas Lancaster is an international expert in academic integrity, best known for raising awareness of contract cheating through leading research and other activities. He regularly provides expert seminars and media commentary. Thomas is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and a Computer Science practitioner. To discuss opportunities to work with Thomas, please contact
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