WGLD November 2019 Nice Meeting

Talk: Transfer when learning new languages

Nice, France
Sat, Nov 9, 2019

Matthias Hauswirth presenting Transfer when learning new languages at the IFIP Working Group on Language Design November 2019 meeting in Nice, France.


Learning to program is hard. However, if you’ve already learned one language, learning a second language is supposed to be easier. I will discuss our work on misconceptions in programming, and the connection to the concept of “transfer” from the learning sciences.