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Teaching a Processing Class


The Processing tutorials are designed to be used in a course that teaches basic programming.

The best (only?) way to learn how to program is by programming, so I’d give the students as much lab time as possible. I’d split each week into three sections:

How you split this up depends on your class schedule. If you have three classes per week you could do one section per day. If you only have one class per week then you might do half lecture/examples and half lab time.

Here’s how I would break down the semester: