Berg English Language (2018 Archive)


English language meets programming language in an introductory computer science course

75 Minute Workshop


Celina Berg – UBC Vancouver
Fatimah Mahmood – UBC Vancouver


Vantage College provides an opportunity for international students to complete first year, while improving their English language skills in a discipline specific context. This workshop will offer examples of this approach in the context of a computer programming course with discussion surrounding challenges and potential application to a broader population.