Coding: Python Course for Beginners

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Python is one of the world's most widely used programming language for general-purpose programming. Python has a design philosophy that emphasises code readability and a syntax that allows programmers to express concepts in fewer lines of code than might be used in languages such as C++ or Java.

This Python course enables you to write clear programs on both a small and large scale, we aim to teach you the flexibility, speed, and machine learning functionality made capable by this valuable language and help you start to design your own code for testing. If you are looking for an inexpensive introduction to programming using one of the most popular programming languages then this course is for you!

Course outcomes

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

  • Have a basic understanding of functional programming
  • Understand the basic concepts of object-oriented or imperative programming
  • Use Python to design and test their own lines of code
  • Use Python in interactive mode
  • Transfer any existing knowledge of other OO languages to Python

Ideal for

This coding course is for anyone looking for quick and inexpensive introduction to coding and for those who may be interested in the following:

  • Those interested in developing personal or career skills in the leading programming language
  • Those interested in machine learning and the developing world of artificial intelligence
  • Those interested in game development
  • Anyone who has attempted to learn to code on their own but needs an experienced tutor to further their learning

Course content

Session 1

  • Python introduces Itself
  • The atoms of Python: variables, expressions & statements
  • The elements of Python: functions
  • Decision making: conditionals & recursion

Session 2

  • Functions revisited
  • Loop control
  • Making characters work for you: strings
  • Python’s list capability

Session 3

  • Python’s approach to abstract data types

Session 4

  • Python’s approach to class development
  • Using Python objects

Session 5

  • Python’s other group of abstract data types

Session 6

  • Python project: A fully functional project is attempted

What to bring

Just a notepad and a pen if you wish, the class is taught in a windows environment and notes can be taken on the computers also. The software programs used (BlueJ, Java and Python) are all free to use and are provided to the students as a part of their notes pack, if you would like to bring your own laptop to class you should have these programs installed before class. Course notes are comprehensive and provided by the instructor in PDF form and hard copy by request.

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Coding: Python Course for Beginners

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Coding: Python Course for Beginners

<p><strong>Learn to code with our</strong> <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/business-classes-sydney/Coding+Courses"><strong>coding courses</strong></a> <strong>in Sydney.</

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$499 Limited GST free / $399.20 / $449.10
Coding: Python Course for Beginners

<p><strong>Learn to code with our</strong> <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/business-classes-sydney/Coding+Courses"><strong>coding courses</strong></a> <strong>in Sydney.</

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$499 Limited GST free / $399.20 / $449.10
Coding: Python Course for Beginners

<p><strong>Learn to code with our</strong> <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/business-classes-sydney/Coding+Courses"><strong>coding courses</strong></a> <strong>in Sydney.</

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$499 Limited GST free / $399.20 / $449.10

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