Modeling Programming Learning in Online Discussion Forums

I-Han Hsiao

Abstract

In this paper, we modelled constructive engagement activities in an online programming discussion. We built a logistic regression model based on the underlined cognitive processes in constructive learning activities. The findings supported that there is passive-proactive behaviour and suggested that detecting constructive content can be a helpful classifier in discerning relevant information to the users and in turn creating opportunities to optimize learning. The results also confirmed the value of discussion forum content, disregarding the crowd approves or not.

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Hsiao I. (2015). Modeling Programming Learning in Online Discussion Forums . In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Computer Supported Education - Volume 2: CSEDU, ISBN 978-989-758-108-3, pages 253-259. DOI: 10.5220/0005452002530259


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@conference{csedu15,
author={I-Han Hsiao},
title={Modeling Programming Learning in Online Discussion Forums},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Computer Supported Education - Volume 2: CSEDU,},
year={2015},
pages={253-259},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0005452002530259},
isbn={978-989-758-108-3},
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TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Computer Supported Education - Volume 2: CSEDU,
TI - Modeling Programming Learning in Online Discussion Forums
SN - 978-989-758-108-3
AU - Hsiao I.
PY - 2015
SP - 253
EP - 259
DO - 10.5220/0005452002530259