ERIC Number: EJ293758
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1984
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The Teaching of Computing in an Undergraduate Physics Course.
Humberston, J. W.; McKenzie, J.
Physics Education, v19 n1 p34-36 Jan 1984
Describes an approach to teaching interactive computing for physics students beginning with the use of BASIC and video terminals during the first year of study (includes writing solution programs for practical problems). Second year students learn FORTRAN and apply it to interpolation, numerical integration, and differential equations. (JM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Great Britain)