Programming Aptitude Testing as a Prediction of Learning to Program

Markku Tukiainen; Eero Mönkkönen

Identifying variables that predict programming aptitude may help educators and employers select potential students and employees. The local polytechnic school wanted to have a test that would predict success in learning programming concepts. In this paper we present an empirical study that attempts to evaluate how predictive the developed testing of programming aptitude was.

Type of Publication: Paper
Conference: PPIG 2002 - 14th Annual Workshop
Publication Year: 2002
Paper #: 4
TitleProgramming Aptitude Testing as a Prediction of Learning to Program
Publication TypePaper
AuthorsTukiainen, M, Mönkkönen, E
PPIG Workshop: 
2002-06-14th