Learning Systems

  • Plagiarism Detection Tool (PDT)

    The University’s current contract with Turnitin ends in 2021, and an RFP was required for any new contract for a plagiarism detection tool (PDT). While that process is ongoing, a revision has been made to the syllabus language required with the use of the University’s PDT. For several years Turnitin has been integrated into Quercus […]

  • Learning Analytics

    During the 2020-21 academic year, OVPIUE convened tri-campus groups of faculty, staff and senior administrators to discuss and develop a strategy paper about the future of learning analytics at UofT. Learning analytics are “the measurement, collection, and analysis and reporting of data about learners and their contexts, for purposes of understanding and optimizing learning and the environments in which it occurs”.  While numerous […]