Teacing breadth-first depth-first


This paper argues that current approaches to teaching the introductory course for the CS major fail to provide students with an accurate sense of the nature of our field. We propose that an introductory course focused on a single sub-field of our discipline could better prepare potential majors by using that sub-field as a vehicle to present an overview of… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/377435.377462


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@inproceedings{Murtagh2001TeacingBD, title={Teacing breadth-first depth-first}, author={Thomas P. Murtagh}, booktitle={ITiCSE}, year={2001} }