The Candle Scheme for Creating an on-line Computer Science Program - Experiences and Vision

@article{Sutinen2003TheCS,
  title={The Candle Scheme for Creating an on-line Computer Science Program - Experiences and Vision},
  author={Erkki Sutinen and Sirpa Torvinen},
  journal={Informatics in Education},
  year={2003},
  volume={2},
  pages={93-102}
}
Distance learning programs have rapidly increased during the past few decades. In fall 2000 the University of Joensuu started to offer distance Computer Science (CS) studies to the high school students in surrounding rural areas of Joensuu. In this program high school students study the first year’s university level CS studies over the web simultaneously with their regular high school studies. We describe the creation process of our virtual curriculum which is based the so-called Candle scheme… CONTINUE READING