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Author Paweska, R.F.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©1998
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Social sciences ♦ Education ♦ Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations
Subject Keyword Computer science education ♦ Computer science ♦ Educational institutions ♦ History ♦ Hardware ♦ Software packages ♦ Software design ♦ Educational programs ♦ Testing ♦ Statistics
Abstract With over 50 years of computer science in existence, a great effort has been spent on designing the best curricular for educating computer scientists, educating computing professionals, as well as educating users of computers. In spite of this, there has not been in evidence an approach to creating a flexible university environment, which supports a flow between those three basic and different types of computing education. This paper presents a model of integrated computing education which allows for: obtaining different level of computing knowledge and proficiency, fast and flexible upgradability of computing skills, adding computing knowledge and skills to knowledge already possessed in another discipline. Finally the model recognizes the value of Prior Learning Professional Experience (PLPE) as a factor in computing education.
Description Author affiliation: Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. Coll. of the Cariboo Kamloops, BC, Canada (Paweska, R.F.)
ISBN 0780347625
ISSN 01905848
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 1998-11-04
Publisher Place USA
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 458.06 kB
Page Count 6
Starting Page 1202
Ending Page 1207


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library