Unraveling difficulties in code composition tasks

This study reports on an in-depth research into the perceived difficulties which novice programmers endure during code composition, combining multi-faceted data from observations to students’ perceptions via interviews, think aloud, task ranking, and task rating. In addition to analysis of the above, The students solutions were analyzed for performance (correctness, completeness, SOLO, Neo-Piagetian stages) as well as construct (combinations) used. The data set includes transciptions of all the interviews, the data collected from task rating and ranking, and students solutions as well as the analysis of this data.

DOI https://doi.org/10.17026/dans-xnn-x5p3
PID https://nbn-resolving.org/urn:nbn:nl:ui:13-3h-gl1j
Metadata Access https://easy.dans.knaw.nl/oai?verb=GetRecord&metadataPrefix=oai_datacite&identifier=oai:easy.dans.knaw.nl:easy-dataset:251942
Creator Weeda, R.E.; Smetsers, J.E.W.; Barendsen, E.
Publisher Data Archiving and Networked Services (DANS)
Contributor Radboud University
Publication Year 2022
Rights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess; License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
OpenAccess true
Resource Type Dataset
Format zip; xlsx; txt
Discipline Computer Science; Computer Science, Electrical and System Engineering; Engineering Sciences