Embedding creativity in the university computing curriculum

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Currie, E. and James-Reynolds, C. 2020. Embedding creativity in the university computing curriculum. TIE 2018: 2nd EAI International Conference on Technology, Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Education. London, United Kingdom 04 Sep 2018 Springer International Publishing. pp. 25-30 https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-16130-9_2
TypeConference paper
TitleEmbedding creativity in the university computing curriculum
AuthorsCurrie, E. and James-Reynolds, C.
Abstract

We explore the need for embedding creativity in the UK Higher Education computing curriculum and some of the challenges associated with this. We identify some of the initiatives and movements in this area and discuss some of the work that has been carried out. We then describe some of the ways we have tried to meet these challenges and reflect on our degree of success with respect to the goal of producing graduates who are fit for the myriad of job opportunities they will come across in a rapidly changing technology landscape. Finally, we make a number of recommendations.

LanguageEnglish
ConferenceTIE 2018: 2nd EAI International Conference on Technology, Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Education
Page range25-30
ISSN2522-8595
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Hardcover9783030161293
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
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Online09 Jun 2019
Print01 Jan 2020
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Deposited12 Sep 2018
Accepted24 Jul 2018
Completed04 Sep 2018
Output statusPublished
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This is a post-peer-review, pre-copyedit version of an paper published in EAI International Conference on Technology, Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Education: TIE'2018. The final authenticated version is available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-16130-9_2

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Currie E., James-Reynolds C. (2020) Embedding Creativity in the University Computing Curriculum. In: Zheng P., Callaghan V., Crawford D., Kymäläinen T., Reyes-Munoz A. (eds) EAI International Conference on Technology, Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Education. TIE 2018. EAI/Springer Innovations in Communication and Computing. Springer, Cham

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-16130-9_2
Book titleEAI International Conference on Technology, Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Education: TIE'2018
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