Computing: Is There a Future in the Past?

  • Chris Monk
Conference paper
Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 416)


This short summary describes the outcomes from the decision of The National Museum of Computing (TNMoC) to open its doors to visits by students from across the UK. Our experience has inevitably caused us to question the reasons for their visit, the students’ understanding of what they see and the relevance their ‘day out’ has on their understanding of computing.


National Museum of Computing young people learning guides 


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© IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Chris Monk
    • 1
  1. 1.The National Museum of ComputingUK

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