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Establishing basic computing skills amongst first-year engineering students from diverse educational backgrounds

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3 Author(s)
F. B. Greene ; Fac. of Eng., Cape Town Univ., Rondebosch, South Africa ; J. P. Jawitz ; N. J. Marais

One of the problems arising from the changing composition of the student body at historically white universities in South Africa is the significant differences in computing experience of first-time-entering engineering students. This paper describes two courses which have been introduced at the University of Cape Town to address this problem

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AFRICON, 1996., IEEE AFRICON 4th  (Volume:2 )

Date of Conference:

24-27 Sep 1996