The term "information technology" has many meanings for various stakeholders and continues to evolve. This discussion presents an overview of the developing curricular guidelines for rigorous, high quality, bachelor's degree programs in information technology (IT), called IT2017. Panel participants will focus on Latin American academic and industry perspectives on IT undergraduate education. Discussion will seek to ascertain commonalities and differences between the current draft IT2017 report and perspectives from Latino/a professional and academic communities. It also addresses ways in which this endeavor contrasts with current practices in Latin America industry and academia.
Proceedings of the 2016 ACM Conference on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education
ACM (Association for Computing Machinery)
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
John Impagliazzo, Ernesto Cuadros-Vargas, Gonzalo Begazo Escobedo, Juan Jos´e Miranda del Solar, Mihaela Sabin, and Barbara Viola, Latin american perspectives and the it2017 curricular guidelines, Proceedings of the 2016 ACM Conference on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education, ITiCSE’16, ACM, 2016, pp. 166–167.
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