Python for Beginners

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Learn Python in a day using the Replit IDE

  • 153 Videos
  • 3 hours 37 minutes
  • 241 Happy Students

About the course

What is Python?

Python is one of the most popular computer programming languages of our time and one of the most sought after skills for Software Engineering jobs. Created by Guido van Rossum in the late 1980s, it was designed to be very easy for us humans to understand.

It’s most popular uses are to create the engine which drives a website (also called the ‘back end’), and for analyzing and showing information (data analysis and presentation). Other popular uses are machine learning (artificial intelligence), education, and processing of images.

Who should take this course?

Whether you are a software engineer, software developer, computer programmer , web developer, transitioning into a new role or simply someone who wants to understand what makes Python tick, this is the place to start. If you are preparing for a Python certification or job role, this class is for you.

What will I learn?

In this course you will learn:

  • Concise overview of Python programming. You’ll learn the exact skills and principles you need to deliver a project using Python, along with the tools you can use to create solid Python code.
  • The fundamentals of Python used in Industry. Understanding the language constructs, tools and terminology to use as a Python programmer are essential to mastering it.
  • We teach you to use Repl.it, a popular online IDE to get you up to speed fast, no matter which computer or operating system you are using.

What are the prerequisites?

No prior experience is required. This course is video based with no supporting documentation necessary. I go through the fundamentals of Python so you can master the fundamentals in a day.

  • 153 Videos
  • 3 hours 37 minutes
  • 241 Happy Students

Courses Outline

Lesson 1: Introduction
Free
Welcome to Python Programming for Beginners
Free
Introduction
1:40
Learning Objectives
0:15
What is Python?
1:42
The Example
0:52
Lesson 2: Getting Set Up
Lesson 3: Storing Information
Lesson 4: Processing Information
Lesson 5: Comparing Information
Lesson 6: Tidying Messy Data
Lesson 7: Storing Multiple Things
Lesson 8: Processing Collections
Lesson 9: Robust Programs - Handling Errors
Lesson 10: Saving the Results - Working with Files
Lesson 11: Breaking Up Larger Programs, Part 1
Lesson 12: Summarising and Presenting The Results
Lesson 13: Breaking Up Larger Programs, Part 2
Lesson 14: OPTIONAL: Getting Set Up On a PC or Mac
  • 153 Videos
  • 3 hours 37 minutes
  • 241 Happy Students