A assignment uploaded through Blackboard using SafeAssign:

  • Automatically checks your assignment for plagiarism using the SafeAssign system
  • Produces a SafeAssignment Report (SA Report) where you can see if your work matches online sources or other work in the SafeAssign database
  • Can only be submitted once, and you can only submit one file to each Assignment
  • Is usually split into two separate submissions, a "Draft" Assignment where you can view your SafeAssign report; and a "Final" Assignment where you cannot view your SafeAssign report. The Final Assignment is the one that your lecturer will mark

A normal assignment uploaded through Blackboard:

  • Is not automatically checked for plagiarism
  • May be submitted more than once, and you can upload more than one file to each assignment

Further information

Submitting an assignment using SafeAssign

Last updated 23/04/2020 02.50 PM

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