Assessing Students' Structured Programming Skills with Java: The "Blue, Berry, and Blueberry" Assignment

@article{Zhang2010AssessingSS,
  title={Assessing Students' Structured Programming Skills with Java: The "Blue, Berry, and Blueberry" Assignment},
  author={Xihui Zhang},
  journal={J. Inf. Technol. Educ. Innov. Pract.},
  year={2010},
  volume={9},
  pages={227-235}
}
  • Xihui Zhang
  • Published 2010
  • Computer Science
  • J. Inf. Technol. Educ. Innov. Pract.
Introduction Java is an object-oriented programming language. [] Key Result By comparing two sets of program profiles, one set with and the other without using structured programming techniques, Elshoff (1977) shows that programs developed with structured programming techniques (1) have a more restrained flow of control, (2) are more readable and understandable, and (3) are expected to have a much longer lifetime.

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