Building a Serious Game to Teach Secure Coding in Introductory Programming Courses

@inproceedings{AdamoVillani2012BuildingAS,
  title={Building a Serious Game to Teach Secure Coding in Introductory Programming Courses},
  author={Nicoletta Adamo-Villani and Marcus Oania and David Whittinghill and Jacob Brown and Stephen Cooper},
  booktitle={Eurographics},
  year={2012}
}
We report the development and initial evaluation of a serious game that, in conjunction with appropriately designed matching laboratory exercises, can be used to teach secure coding and Information Assurance (IA) concepts across a range of introductory computing courses. The IA Game is a role-playing serious game (RPG) in which the student travels through… CONTINUE READING