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Peter E Gruenbaum
CSS 290
Bothell Campus

Topics in Computing

Examines current topics and issues associated with computing that are of broad relevance.

Class description

Learning basic computer science concepts and applying them in Scratch, a drag-and-drop programming language. Then developing a middle school curriculum and teaching it to Redmond middle school students in an afterschool setting.

Student learning goals

Teaching computer science concepts

Curriculum development

Classroom management

General method of instruction

Project-based learning,

Recommended preparation

None.

Class assignments and grading

Assignments are preparation for projects. They typically take less than one hour.


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Additional Information
Last Update by Peter E Gruenbaum
Date: 09/23/2013