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Programming in Python


Course Details

This course can only be taken as part of the Certificate in Python Programming.

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About this Course

Python is one of the most versatile and commonly used programming languages today. It’s utilized in a wide variety of industries, ranging from scientific research to banking, and is a popular language with students.

This course provides an introduction to the Python language. We’ll explore its most important libraries and practice recommended programming styles and idioms. You’ll learn how the various features are used together to best achieve Pythonic style. This course is not intended for absolute beginners, but does include a fast review of elementary basics.

What You’ll Learn

  • How to use variables, expressions and statements
  • Important functions and arguments
  • Key concepts related to conditionals and recursion, string classes and inheritance

Program Overview

Complete the courses listed below to earn the certificate. You may be able to take individual courses without enrolling in the certificate program; check the course pages for details.

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