User-Centered Programming Language Design: A Course-Based Case Study

11/15/2020 ∙ by Michael Coblenz, et al. ∙ 0

Recently, user-centered methods have been proposed to improve the design of programming languages. In order to explore what benefits these methods might have for novice programming language designers, we taught a collection of user-centered programming language design methods to a group of eight students. We observed that natural programming and usability studies helped the students refine their language designs and identify opportunities for improvement, even in the short duration of a course project.

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