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+ - What should be on the Syllabus for an "Intro to Computer Programming" Course?

Submitted by B. Clay Shannon
B. Clay Shannon (3654135) writes "After 20 years in the programming ranks, I am considering switching focus to help prepare the next generation — or at least help them decide whether programming is "for them" or not. I have written an article of sorts as a jsfiddle here: http://jsfiddle.net/clayshanno...

Feel free to comment about what you think should be added, removed, or modified as regards my proposed syllabus there. You can even create your own "fork" of that fiddle."

I think there's a world market for about five computers. -- attr. Thomas J. Watson (Chairman of the Board, IBM), 1943

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