Lic. Sc. (Tech.) Petri Ihantola will defend his dissertation “Automated Assessment of Programming Assignments: Visual Feedback, Assignment Mobility, and Assessment of Students’ Testing Skills” on Friday December 9th, 2011 at 12 o’clock noon in Hall T2 at the Computer Science building, Konemiehentie 2, Espoo.
The thesis explores technical aspects of automated assessment of programming assignments with the focus on visual feedback, use of web-browsers to produce feedback, and use of mutation analysis to give feedback from unit tests written by students.
The opponent is Prof. Tapio Salakoski from University of Turku. The thesis is supervised by Prof. Lauri Malmi from Aalto University, Department of Computer Science and Engineering.
Doctoral thesis is available in http://lib.tkk.fi/Diss
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