Amrita School of Engineering, Bengaluru will organize the first International Conference on Pedagogic Advances in Computer Science (ICPACS- 2016) on February 2016. The mission of the conference is to provide a forum for academicians and professionals from various educational fields and with cross-disciplinary interests to network, share knowledge and engage in dialogue around the theme of fostering innovation and excellence in Computer Science. ICPACS provide a platform for the latest research, analysis, and development of online education, effective online teaching methods, and course design. To this end, both research and practice-oriented papers are invited that encompass all aspects of education in the engineering fields. The conference covers the pedagogical design aspects of engineering education, as well as courses supported by educational technologies. The conference will feature traditional paper presentations, workshops, as well as keynotes by renowned educational experts and authorities. English is the official language of the conference.  Prospective authors are invited to submit full and original research papers which are not submitted/published/under consideration anywhere in other conferences/journal in electronic (PDF or Word only) format.

The topics to be discussed in this conference include (but are not limited to) the following:

Accreditation, Quality and Assessment Computing research for advancing education technology Massive Open Online Courses
Active Learning Education paradigms in developing and developed Countries Mobile Learning
Adoption of e-learning Education policies, strategies and opportunities in India Multimedia and interactive learning systems
Best practices in computing education Education technology Online course design
Bringing innovation as part of education Educational Games and Simulations and the gamification of education Online learners’ behavior
Case studies of teaching learning process E-learning Online Study Tools
Class Websites, Class Blogs and Wikis Emerging technologies Pedagogy and teaching with technology
Cloud Based Learning Evaluation of learning technology systems Virtual reality environments
Computer-Based Learning and Courseware Technologies Evaluation of online learning effects Web Based Learning
Computer-mediated communication Learning management systems Web-based teaching methods
Event Details
2016-02-01 09:00 to 18:00
School of Engineering