Title to be announced

Advanced Programming Specialist Group event.

Tuesday 4th November 2008, 6.00pm

The Davidson Building, 5 Southampton Street, London WC2 7HA. The nearest underground stations are Covent Garden and Charing Cross.

Brian Brighouse
Programme director B.Sc. Computing, Department of Computing, Canterbury Christ Church University.

Provisional Summary:
In this talk, Brian Brighouse will describe the difficulties of teaching introductory programming to novice undergraduate students with little or no background knowledge, at a time when Object-Oriented Programming is considered to be the norm. He will invite the views of others teaching programming, and also of practitioners who recruit IT graduates.

Free, but to gain admission please e-mail your name to our Treasurer, Dr Roger Johnson, at - rgj@dcs.bbk.ac.uk

CPD Value:
Half unit