Introduction to Programming with Python

City University London
Course summary
10 weeks
560 GBP
Part time
Open / Scheduled
Next available date: 27/04/2020 - London
Course Dates
27/04/2020   (English)
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28/04/2020   (English)
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29/04/2020   (English)
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30/04/2020   (English)
560 GBP
Introduction to Programming with Python

Course description

Introduction to Programming with Python

With this hands-on course, you will learn how to think like a programmer and apply knowledge gained to practical exercises in class, having an experienced tutor present to answer questions.

By the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • Understand the fundamental features of the Python programming language,
  • Write procedural, object oriented and functional programs in Python.

Suitability - Who should attend?

Prerequisite knowledge

Computer literacy.

English requirements

You must be proficient in written and spoken English.

Training Course Content

  • Python overview and the basic language elements: Introduction to Python, Variables, Loops, Main method, Conditional structures, Data structure.
  • Debugging in Python (using pdb, PyCharm), How to read a program,
  • File manipulation: Reading and writing files
  • Object Oriented programming in Python: classes, objects, inheritance, polymorphism, encapsulation. How to build a modular Python program.
  • Introduction to the Python standard library.
  • Testing in Python, Presentation of doctest and unit test.
  • Error handling: exceptions.

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City University London

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