Computer Science Education Research

TitleComputer Science Education Research
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsFincher, Sally, and Marian Petre
PublisherTaylor and Francis
AbstractThis book provides an overview of how to approach computer science education research from a pragmatic perspective. It represents the diversity of traditions and approaches inherent in this interdisciplinary area, while also providing a structure within which to make sense of that diversity. It provides multiple 'entry points'- to literature, to methods, to topics Part One, 'The Field and the Endeavor', frames the nature and conduct of research in computer science education. Part Two, 'Perspecti