Virtual Training on “User Awareness Programme for KDU”
Turnitin is an important plagiarism detecting software which has been subscribed by General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University in order to protect academic ethics and to enhance academic writing. In order to make awareness of the usage of Turnitin and make the academic staff members to incorporate Turnitin with Learning Management System (LMS) for their teaching activities a virtual training on “User Awareness Program at General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University” was conducted on 24th March, 2021 at 1500 hours. It was conducted by Mr Akshay Prasanna, Senior Consultant, Turnitin, PES, South Asia, with the assistance of Purna Bose, Professional & Education Services Lead for Turnitin, South Asia, India. There were more than 100 participants who attended the session. They actively participated to improve their skill on the usage of Turnitin. The recording of the training will be uploaded on KDU web in due course.