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    Automated assessment in CS1

    Traynor, Des and Bergin, Susan and Gibson, J. Paul (2006) Automated assessment in CS1. In: ACE '06 Proceedings of the 8th Australasian Conference on Computing Education. Australian Computer Society, Inc., pp. 223-228. ISBN 1920682341

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    A system has been developed for providing automated assessment in CS1. During the academic year 2004-2005 this system was evaluated empirically by examining a sample group of students using both the traditional assessment methods and also the automated techniques, four times during the year. A significant correlation was found between the performance in both tests however the correlation was only strong for students who performed well during the year.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Keywords: Assessment; program comprehension; First Year Programming; doodle data;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Science and Engineering > Computer Science
    Item ID: 2308
    Depositing User: Dr. Susan Bergin
    Date Deposited: 25 Aug 2017 11:18
    Publisher: Australian Computer Society, Inc.
    Refereed: Yes
      Use Licence: This item is available under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike Licence (CC BY-NC-SA). Details of this licence are available here

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