How (not) to write an introductory programming exam

@inproceedings{Simon2015HowT,
  title={How (not) to write an introductory programming exam},
  author={Simon and Judithe Sheard and Daryl J. D'Souza and Mike Lopez and Andrew Luxton-Reilly and Iwan Handoyo Putro and Phil Robbins and Donna Teague and Jacqueline L. Whalley},
  booktitle={ACE},
  year={2015}
}
The computing education literature shows some recent interest in summative assessment in introductory programming, with papers analysing final examinations and other papers proposing small sets of examination questions that might be used in multiple institutions as part of a benchmarking exercise. This paper reports on a project to expand the set of questions suitable for use in benchmarking exercises, and at the same time to identify guidelines for writing good examination questions for… CONTINUE READING

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