Change search
ReferencesLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Objektorienterad programmering i gymnasieskolan
Umeå University, Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Computing Science.
2016 (Swedish)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

Object oriented programming in the Swedish uppersecondary school Abstract Object oriented programming has been used for a long period of time both at universities as well as in the industry but to a certain extent also in upper secondary school. In 2011 Sweden put a new curriculum in place that introduced a change in the programming courses. Before this change there was a clear idea of teaching object orientation (OO) exclusively in the later stages but now the OOpart of the subject is spread out over both the introductory and the advanced sections. However it is clearly stated that OO should be a part of the introductory course but not a focus. A statement that is not so simple to combine with results from the field of computer science education research. In this thesis I propose a teaching plan for the first course (Pro-gramming 1) that not only take the curriculum into account but also research results in learning and teaching OO. I start with giving an introduction to what the OO paradigm is as well as how it is described in the curricula for the Swedish upper secondary school and continue with key results described in literature in regards to the teaching and learning of OO. A plan for teaching Programming 1 is presented and the thesis is concluded with proposed changes in the curriculum.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2016. , 41 p.
Series
, UMNAD, 1057
National Category
Engineering and Technology
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-126907OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-126907DiVA: diva2:1038866
Educational program
Bachelor of Science Programme in Computing Science
Supervisors
Examiners
Available from: 2016-10-20 Created: 2016-10-20 Last updated: 2016-11-30Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

fulltext(1014 kB)5 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 1014 kBChecksum SHA-512
95755a042074545559d33fade640cca68ad81da4983449cfc99444c716cfc0b42a3c8869dbd4ff9cdaca802f1bf61eef0060df8b438a4630e2fc4c146bb1f065
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

By organisation
Department of Computing Science
Engineering and Technology

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 5 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

Total: 78 hits
ReferencesLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link