THe initiation of a Programming Preparation Course for enhancing students' preparation in a C++ programming course and their level of confidence in mastering the basics of computer programming is discussed. The course is a collaborative effort of faculty in the College of Engineering and the Computer Science Department. The topics used to introduce the fundamentals of programming include variables, loops and input, and function calls. The instructor team that has developed thsi course has the potential of increasing student retention in the programming course during the spring semester.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings|
|State||Published - Dec 1 2001|
|Event||2001 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition: Peppers, Papers, Pueblos and Professors - Albuquerque, NM, United States|
Duration: Jun 24 2001 → Jun 27 2001
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