Python has been around for decades, but it's still one of the most versatile and popular programming languages out there. Whether you're relatively new to programming or have been developing software for years, Python is an excellent language to add to your skill set. In this course, you'll learn the fundamentals of programming in Python, and you'll develop applications to demonstrate your grasp of the language.
In this course, you will develop simple command-line programs in Python. You will:
This course is designed for people who want to learn the Python programming language in preparation for using Python to develop web and desktop applications.
It is recommended, but not required, that you have at least six months experience programming in an object-oriented language. Even if you don't, this course can be useful to those that are new to programming.
Lesson 1: Setting Up Python and Developing a Simple Application
Lesson 2: Processing Simple Data Types
Lesson 3: Processing Data Structures
Lesson 4: Writing Conditional Statements and Loops in Python
Lesson 5: Structuring Code for Reuse
Lesson 6: Writing Code to Process Files and Directories
Lesson 7: Dealing with Exceptions