Turnitin is an originality detection service that is integrated with Vula Assignments. It can provide a useful feedback especially if used formatively. For Masters and PhD students, please see the Turnitin process for dissertations.
Digital tools can be valuable for facilitating teaching and learning. The graphic below summarises some tools that are used at the University of Cape Town, including tools available in Vula (inner circle), other UCT supported tools (middle circle) and the new pilot tools pilot for this semester (outer circle).
In terms of course design when choosing what to use, you can select tools according to these learning types (see the segments in the circle):