[Lazarus] Teaching Pascal at College
Adrian De Armas
adearmas at gmail.com
Wed Oct 12 20:10:50 CEST 2016
I am a professor of "introduction to programming". Currently we are working
with matlab and c.
Today I had a meeting about doing the module more interesting to the
students. Currently we teach algorithms making console applications and
usually I receive questions like "Why don't we do something more modern?".
I recommended that we should use Pascal in General and Lazarus in
particular to teach how to create rich GUI Applications and to my surprise
the idea was well recieved. Now I have to make suggestions about how to
prepare the module starting from zero. Students do not know how to program
and I need to include subjects as: variable declaration, operations, if,
while, for, functions and procedure, arrays and multidimensional arrays.
I would love to know what you think about making the transition from
console to GUI.
This is an exciting opportunity I'd love to make it right.
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