About the Workshop
This workshop is a joint initiatve of the Knowledge Incubation TEQIP III (KITE), Parimal and Pramod Chaudhari Centre for Learning and Teaching (PPCCLT) and Teaching Learning Centre (TLC) at IIT Bombay, under ‘Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching’ (PMMMNMTT), through Ministry of Education, Government of India.
IIT Bombay will conduct a series of pedagogy workshops on various subjects. We will use our MOOC platorm IITBombayX and some video conferencing tools for live interactions.
In this workshop, we deal with the pedagogy for effective teaching of programming basics. The syllabus comprises of following two distinct components:
- Revision of the topics of procedural programming using C++. These topics are: Introduction; Sequential and Conditional Execution of Programs; Iterative solutions; Functions; Arrays and Matrices; Sorting and Searching; Strings; Pointers; Structures; Files. The course content of CS101.1x, which include the recorded video lectures, slides, and practice problems, will be made available to participants to carry out this revision online. The material can be later used by participants for their own teaching. Submissions made by every participant will also be released in Open Source under CC-BY-SA license.
- Understanding the pedagogy of teaching this course in online/blended mode. Participants will attend live sessions explaining the suggested method of revision, for under pedagogy for a few selected topics, and for conducting online assessment.
Who should attend?
The workshop is targeted towards faculty members engaged in teaching Basic Computer Programming, from any Institute, College, University, Polytechnique, and Junior college. It is to be noted that the focus is NOT on the subject matter, which the participants are expected to know. It is on the pedagogy of how to teach the course in blended mode.
- The online registration for the course will start on 3 December 2020.
- It will remain open till 15 December 2020.
Interested candidates can sign up here.
Dr. Kalpana Kannan
Tel.: +91-22-2576 4989