Colloquium Computing Science



Date:                            Monday, January 21th  2008   

Speaker:                      Nataša Grgurina University Center for Learning & Teaching

                                    University of Groningen, The Netherlands      

Room and time:           5161.0267 (Bernoulliborg), 16.00




Title:    The Dutch Secondary School Informatics Curriculum

Another “Polder Model”, Broad in Scope, But Not Too Deep?





My objectives are to describe:


          The Dutch school system

          How Informatics came into being


         Position in the school curriculum

         The Informatics curriculum

         Didactics, Assessment

          The way this works in practice

          The current developments

          The questions concerning the future developments





Colloquiumcoördinator is Prof.dr. M. Aiello, Dr. M. Biehl (e-mail: