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Course: Python for Programmers

Dates for Open Courses

Location Date Course Language
Leipzig March 02 - 04, 2015 Python for Programmers English register
Leipzig November 02 - 04, 2015 Python for Programmers English register

Course also available as in-house training. Please ask us at info@python-academy.de

Intended Audience

This course is designed for participants with (some) programming experience. Have you written programs in Java, C# or even Basic, or FORTRAN? Even if you haven't written any code for several years, this course is for you. A basic understanding of programming is required. Terms such as variable, data type or loop should be familiar.

Alternatively: If you already took the course Python for Non-Programmers this course will be the logical next step.

Course Content

The course covers all basics of Python programming including:

  • Python in comparison with other languages
  • Python syntax
  • Statements and expressions
  • Control flow
  • Loops
  • Data types
  • Sequences
  • Dictionaries and sets
  • Functions
  • Generators and iterators
  • Classes
  • Exception handling
  • Input / output
  • Complex example
  • Modules and Packages
  • Namespaces and scoping
  • Text processing
  • System functions

In addition to this systematic overview, the training uses a complex example that contains all important parts of a Python program. This example showcases several best practices for efficient Python programming. Participants will learn how to read and understand Python code written by other programmers.

Course Duration

3 days

Exercises

Course Material

Every participant receives comprehensive printed materials that cover the whole course content as well as a CD with all source codes and used software.

Costs

See prices.



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