Publications

2017

  • “The Authenticy of Authentic Assessment”
    Roger McDermott, Mats Daniels, Mark Zarb, Arnold N Pears, Aletta Nylén, Ville Isomöttönen, Michael Caspersen
    Proc. IEEE FIE 2017 (Indianapolis, IN, USA)

  • First Year Computing Students’ Perceptions of Authenticity in Assessment
    Roger McDermott, Mark Zarb, Mats Daniels, Ville Isomöttönen
    Proc. ACM ITiCSE 2017 (Bologna, Italy)
  • “Exploring Concerns Surrounding Transition to HE Computing”
    Mark Zarb, Angela A. Siegel, Jay Lytwynenko
    International Enhancement in Higher Education Conference (Glasgow, UK)
  • “From Satisfaction to Inspiration: Using a LEGO Robot Olympiad to Engage Programmers in Collaborative Problem Solving”
    Michael J. Scott, Mark Zarb
    HEA Annual STEM Conference (Manchester, UK)

2016

  • Novice Programmers and the Problem Description Effect
    Dennis Bouvier, Ellie Lovellette, John Matta, Bedour Alshaigy, Brett A. Becker, Michelle Craig, Jana Jackova, Robert McCartney, Kate Sanders, Mark Zarb
    Proc. ACM ITiCSE Working Group Reports 2016 (Arequipa, Peru)
  • “Facilitating first year student transitions into HE computing using Lego Mindstorms”
    Mark Zarb, Angela A. Siegel
    HEA Annual STEM Conference (Nottingham, UK)

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2011

  • “GILS: Groupwork Informal Learning System”
    Mark Zarb, Janet Hughes
    HEA-ICS 2011 (Belfast, UK).