Changing General Approach To Teaching and Learning in Computing Science

Published: 13 January 2020

Mireilla shares her insights and experiences from leading a programming bootcamp using team-based learning techniques.

DATE: 13th January 2020
TIME: 13:00-14:00
LOCATION: Sir Alwyn Williams Building, 423 Seminar Room

The project aims to promote the benefits of Team-Based Learning (TBL) in CS.

The purpose of the event is to introduce attendees to Team-Based Learning (TBL) by using some TBL tasks and sharing my experience of using Team-Based Learning in a six-weeks Bootcamp style multi-subject course. TBL is a student-centred instructional approach with the following advantages over normal teacher-centred approach (Lecture): high level of engagement, better academic performance for weaker students, enhances programming skills and confidence in the ability to program [1,2].

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First published: 13 January 2020