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A 2007 model curriculum for a liberal arts degree in computer science

Brad Richards
2007 Journal on Educational Resources in Computing  
A 2007 model curriculum for a liberal arts degree in computer science. ACM  ...  -Recognize the importance of social and ethical issues in computing.  ...  Some considerations common to many courses in the curriculum include the following. Social and Ethical Issues.  ... 
doi:10.1145/1240200.1240202 fatcat:nce45y7v5vgyzkpq3j5ciqhozy

The Impact of Tertiary Students' Entry Characteristics and their Academic Performance

Maame Afua Nkrumah
2021 International Journal of African Higher Education  
The input-process–output-contextframework presented in the Global Monitoring Report (2005) by Scheerenswas used to select appropriate variables for the study.  ...  The studyfocused on three generic courses - African Studies, Communicative Skills,and Computer Literacy.  ...  ethics and moral and leadership skills (Muslim et al., 2012; Barrie, 2006) .  ... 
doi:10.6017/ijahe.v8i3.14163 fatcat:vg4a6mu3qva4bhbxx4jf3lrkqm

Developing patient reference groups within general practice: a mixed-methods study

Jane Smiddy, Joanne Reay, Stephen Peckham, Lorraine Williams, Patricia Wilson
2015 British Journal of General Practice  
The research was supported the National Institute for Health Research Health Services and Development Research Acknowledgements We acknowledge the participants who took part in this study and thank them  ...  The views and opinions expressed therein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of the Health Services and Delivery Research Programme, NIHR, NHS or the Department of Health.  ...  The sub-study only focused on an in-depth analysis within one case study site (CS1), limiting the comparison between other sites (CS2 and CS3).  ... 
doi:10.3399/bjgp15x683989 pmid:25733439 pmcid:PMC4337306 fatcat:54ngc7bihrhures22lm2cktuoe

Evidence for Teaching Practices that Broaden Participation for Women in Computing

Briana B. Morrison, Beth A. Quinn, Steven Bradley, Kevin Buffardi, Brian Harrington, Helen H. Hu, Maria Kallia, Fiona McNeill, Oluwakemi Ola, Miranda Parker, Jennifer Rosato, Jane Waite
2021 Proceedings of the 2021 Working Group Reports on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education  
But research needs to be translated into practice, and practices need to be taken up in real classrooms.  ...  The current paper reports on the results of a focused systematic "state-of-the-art" review of recent empirical studies of teaching practices that have some explicit test of the impact on women in computing  ...  SIGCSE other interested in socially CS1, CS2), computing: are students courses (CS0, of socially relevant computing 2011.  ... 
doi:10.1145/3502870.3506568 fatcat:lmxwjyf5p5enbetjvmp2y7d3ie

CS Education for the Socially-Just Worlds We Need: The Case for Justice-Centered Approaches to CS in Higher Education [article]

Kevin Lin
2021 arXiv   pre-print
, and militarism by emphasizing ethics, identity, and political vision.  ...  In this position paper, we problematize the lack of attention to justice-centered approaches to CS in higher education and then describe a justice-centered approach for undergraduate Data Structures and  ...  to issues of power and social justice [4, 36, 37] .  ... 
arXiv:2109.13283v1 fatcat:cukkumy6kfh5dlwjwugyijxjku

STEM integrated education and multimodal educational material

Cecilia Kikilia Tsoukala, Department of Early Childhood Education, University of Thessaly, Volos, Greece
2021 Advances in Mobile Learning Educational Research  
Through social semiotics assumption that meaning arises in action and interaction, we argue that robotics, digital media, haptic materials, toys, books, tablets, actions, and artifacts have an active and  ...  Due to the principles for effective STEM teaching and the perspectives of integrated STEM education, our findings illustrate that MmEM in STEM concepts, through play-based, model-based, inquiry-based teaching  ...  One possible way to deal with most of the ethical, technological, environmental, and social issues that arise seems to be the critical consideration of Science achievements through developing a more multi-literate  ... 
doi:10.25082/amler.2021.02.005 fatcat:mun2j3kkdratlgtj7bn3k3jvn4

ONLINE COLLABORATIVE WRITING IN ENGLISH AT THE FEDERAL INSTITUTE OF RIO GRANDE DO NORTE: SOME QUANTITATIVE DATA ON STUDENT PARTICIPATION IN INTEGRATED SECONDARY EDUCATION

Sabrina Guedes Miranda Dantas, Samuel De Carvalho Lima
2020 Leia escola  
Online Collaborative Writing (OCW) on Google Docs has been used as an approach to the teaching of English as a foreign language in Brazil.  ...  Our conclusion is that time and frequency of students on each session are not related to the amount of interactions, for groups that showed more engagement, in fact, spent less time writing, even though  ...  between CS1 and CS2, going into decline from CS2 to CS3.  ... 
doi:10.35572/rle.v20i2.1876 fatcat:kc5mp57vbvbbvi2k5h72qnbm4m

Why is it difficult to implement e-health initiatives? A qualitative study

Elizabeth Murray, Joanne Burns, Carl May, Tracy Finch, Catherine O'Donnell, Paul Wallace, Frances Mair
2011 Implementation Science  
The initiatives studied were Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) in secondary care, a Community Nurse Information System (CNIS) in community care, and Choose and Book (C&B) across the primary-secondary  ...  The use of information and communication technologies in healthcare is seen as essential for high quality and cost-effective healthcare.  ...  The views expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of the NHS, the NIHR, or the Department of Health.  ... 
doi:10.1186/1748-5908-6-6 pmid:21244714 pmcid:PMC3038974 fatcat:dlmvdvxddbboxewbgwqt4rosnq

Using Setswana in business transactions in the clothing industry at the West Rand District Municipality in Gauteng

Solomon T. Macucwa, Thabo Ditsele, Mary M. Makgato
2020 The Journal for Transdisciplinary Research in Southern Africa  
A qualitative approach (through interviews and participant observation) was used to gather data at clothing stores in Krugersdorp, Randfontein and Carletonville.  ...  According to Census 2011, the three languages with the highest number of first language (L1) speakers in the West Rand District Municipality in Gauteng are Setswana (27.3%), Afrikaans (16.9%) and isiXhosa  ...  Acknowledgements We wish to express our sincere appreciation to the customers and salespersons at clothing stores in Krugersdorp, Randfontein and Carletonville.  ... 
doi:10.4102/td.v16i1.856 fatcat:kwc5ntzvyne4revabdvk4tnqza

Using research to influence sexual and reproductive health practice and implementation in Sub-Saharan Africa: a case-study analysis

Olivia Tulloch, Philippe Mayaud, Yaw Adu-Sarkodie, Baafuor Opoku, Nana Lithur, Eugene Sickle, Sinead Delany-Moretlwe, Mwita Wambura, John Changalucha, Sally Theobald
2011 Health Research Policy and Systems  
Policy issues in SRH can be controversial, influenced by political factors and shaped by context such as religion, ethnicity, gender and sexuality.  ...  survivors In Ghana, 3) Male circumcision policy in South Africa, and 4) Male circumcision policy in Tanzania.  ...  CS2 Legislative change in Ghana: No ethical clearance required.  ... 
doi:10.1186/1478-4505-9-s1-s10 pmid:21679377 pmcid:PMC3121127 fatcat:fktouwzg3jcwlpesdtslmtanqm

Entangled alternatives: political-economic conditions constructing farmer training programs as solutions to the farming crisis

Lucia Arguelles
2020 Journal of Political Ecology  
I finally call for a broader and non-binary vision to alternatives, in which political ecology perspectives bring relevant tools and insights.  ...  I argue that that the main rationale framing the farming problem in the public-institutional discourse – namely the apolitical production of a scarcity of farmers – and its discursive usage in popular  ...  face of the structural issues and the environment (…) Do you teach it anyway?  ... 
doi:10.2458/v27i1.23241 fatcat:uefik3ln2fc43blbiq3ow3uxna

Investigating the Factors Affecting Students' Satisfaction in a Programming Course Designed in 3D Virtual Worlds

Ali BATTAL, S. Tuğba TOKEL
2020 Turkish Online Journal of Qualitative Inquiry  
The main purpose of this study is to understand the satisfaction level of students to teach the basics of programming in 3D virtual worlds and investigate the factors affecting their satisfaction.  ...  Multiple case study with three cases were conducted in three different educational programs: as curricular (Case-1), extra-curricular (Case-2) and after-school (Case-3).  ...  Those factors and issues should kept in mind while using VWs to teach programming for children.  ... 
doi:10.17569/tojqi.611707 fatcat:6tipclasvrc6hhzug3z5edp7ym

Course experiences of computing students with disabilities

Katherine Deibel
2008 Proceedings of the 39th SIGCSE technical symposium on Computer science education - SIGCSE '08  
The study presented in this paper explores the current state of inclusive practices in computing education by presenting four case studies of students with disabilities taking their first computing courses  ...  Their experiences share many common themes that reveal insights into their college experiences and connect with current theories as to how to achieve inclusive education.  ...  In the CS1 and CS2 courses, many course materials are available from the course web sites: lecture slides, code produced in class, example exams, etc.  ... 
doi:10.1145/1352135.1352288 dblp:conf/sigcse/Deibel08 fatcat:zt4blhz7nzhgpnn74lygi4yduq

Course experiences of computing students with disabilities

Katherine Deibel
2008 ACM SIGCSE Bulletin  
The study presented in this paper explores the current state of inclusive practices in computing education by presenting four case studies of students with disabilities taking their first computing courses  ...  Their experiences share many common themes that reveal insights into their college experiences and connect with current theories as to how to achieve inclusive education.  ...  In the CS1 and CS2 courses, many course materials are available from the course web sites: lecture slides, code produced in class, example exams, etc.  ... 
doi:10.1145/1352322.1352288 fatcat:xejmjeuhrvddrl3ffzmosi5hru

A Realist Evaluation of Team Interventions in Acute Hospital Contexts—Use of Two Case Studies to Test Initial Programme Theories

Una Cunningham, Aoife De Brún, Mayumi Willgerodt, Erin Abu-Rish Blakeney, Eilish McAuliffe
2021 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  
Data were explored to unpack the underlying social and psychological drivers that drove both intended and unintended outcomes.  ...  The triggered mechanisms relate to shared mental models; openness, inclusivity and connectedness; leadership and engagement; social identity and intrinsic motivational factors.  ...  , both organisations involved in the case studies and all who participated in the data collection process.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijerph18168604 pmid:34444352 pmcid:PMC8393900 fatcat:ml6nmq62jfb6ngxs4rmbfa24ia
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