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Critically evaluate the use of text matching software as an aid to developing good scholarship practice

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JEERAWAN TANTISOOK
N0573741

BUSI48505 Developing the Effective and Responsive Practitioner Nottingham business school, Nottingham Trent University

13th October 2014

Word count 749 words
By the year 2000 of higher education in the United Kingdom, many universities bring advanced software technologies to develop the way for student’s learning especially student literature. Because nowadays the key or the most important indicator that the teacher or professor gives more significant than other criterions to measure student succeed or failed in learning could be student’s written paper. According to Okoro (2011), some students who do not have enough knowledge to create their work always plagiarize, because of their poor time management. Then the numerous educational institutes bring plagiarism detection program to notice student’s work. The effective text matching software which is going to evaluate in this essay is “TurnitinUK”. There are many positive aspects that the online educational software helps student to improve their academic writing. First of all, avoid plagiarism that concerns student literature could be an ineffective academic writing, if they take other’s words or ideas to be their own work. Second, practice student to use appropriate referencing and citation. Finally, show where is the information repository that student take from and how is evidence in student’s written paper reliable. The text matching tool can assist learners in many ways of good academic practice development. TurnitinUK is one of the most popular plagiarism detection software. The software allow student to submit their work online then it will match every words in student’s work with any electronic information sources. As a result, student will receive the percentage of matching between learner’s literature and the original text. If it reports the...