dotNET CodeCamp 2013

General part
General part focus on background information of the participants

1. Name

2. Your university

3. Year of studies

4. Major subject

5. Skills prior to the course

6. Average of your programming course grades

CODE CAMP as a teaching method
CODE CAMP is a new method for teaching and learning. Basic idea is co-learning and creating in co-operation. CODE CAMP is usually very intensive.

7. Evaluate the teaching methods for teaching/learning programming. Answer only to the line that fits for your experience
1 Does not work as well as traditionally given courses
2
3 Same as the traditional methods
4
5 Works much better than traditional courses
I have participated in Code Camps before
I have NOT participated in Code Camps before

8. What are the good points in Code camps (teaching method) (1-2 most important)

9. What are the weaknesses of code camp method (1-2 most important)

10. How well the methods used in this course supported your learning ?
1 = Totally disagree 5 = Totally agree

11. How interesting it was to study in this course ?
1 = Totally disagree 5 = Totally agree

Learning together

12. How much support the used teaching methods and methodologies gave to co-operative learning?

13. How did you notice this in your own actions?

14. Evaluate following factors that influences group operability
1 Non-existent
2 Weak
3 Moderate
4 Good
5 Great
Internal interaction (in group)
External interaction (between groups)
Change of roles
Team spirit
Equally balanced workload in a group

15. How well the course goals and tasks supported co-learning?

16. How natural it was to solve given problem in co-operation?

17. How well the dimensions of co-learning reflected in this course?
1 Badly
2 Weakly
3 Moderately
4 Nicely
5 Brilliantly
Time spent together in class
Suitability of course structure
Chosen topic
Own knowledge of topic
Pedagogical guidance (from teacher)
Interactivity
Cooperative WIKI

18. To what degree you see the following statements as true?
1 20%
2 40%
3 60%
4 80%
5 100%
We created quality code
Producing code speed up
Understanding programming processes improved
Understanding of coding as a process came brighter
Coding was fun
Dependability from teacher came lower
Feeling that you are going to pass growth
I would do better in a coding exam arranged from the course later on

Realization of the course

19. Topic for the course was

20. Evaluate the duration of this course

21. I can use/apply learned things and knowledge in future.
1 = Totally disagree 5 = Totally agree

22. What would be suitable duration for CODE CAMP style course?

23. Evaluate following events
1
2
3
4
5
Intro to the course setup and objectives
Code camp work
Return event/presentations

24. Roses about content

25. Sticks about content

26. Evaluate the resources given to course
Inadequate
Adequate
Excessive
Space
Devices
Personnel

27. Evaluate (before the course)
1 Weak
2
3 Average
4
5 Good
General programming skills
Targeted language programming skill
Developing environment skill
Software development skill in general
Agile methods skills
Wiki usage
Group work skills

28. Evaluate (after the course)
1 Weak
2
3 Average
4
5 Good
General programming skills
Targeted language programming skill
Developing environment skill
Software development skill in general
Agile methods skills
Wiki usage
Group work skills

29. Evaluate how the CODE CAMP spirit materialized during the course

30. What factors influenced positively to CODE CAMP spirit?

31. What factors influenced negatively to CODE CAMP spirit?

Used platform / environment

32. Free thoughts about used platform, functionality, completeness, etc.

33. How could the companies provide more support for learning course targets and how could university utilize more the company support ?

Conclusion

34. Workload of course

35. What did you want to learn in this course?

36. Evaluate your workload in this course
Less
Same
More
Get to know the material 26h
Teaching and presentation 52h
Finalizing the work and reporting (note. forth coming reports) 26h
Total 104h

37. What did you learn in this course?

38. Would you participate to equal courses in the future?

39. My total evaluation for this course
Arvosana asteikolla 1-5

40. I would hope more CODE CAMP style courses?

Organizers of CODE CAMP thank and bow
All LUT CS personnel, Antti, Jari, ...