Introduction to Python - Fundamentals, Certificate

Introduction to Python - Fundamentals, Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 35 days
    Duration
EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Introduction to Python - Fundamentals Certificate in collaboration with MicrosoftX. Build on what you learned in the “Introduction to Python: Absolute Beginner” course, and dig into data structure basics.

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Teady for more hands-on, step-by-step Python fundamentals? Add to the foundational experience you got in the Introduction to Python: Absolute Beginner, and explore data structures. Get lots of practice working with sample code in Jupyter Notebooks on Azure, which require only a browser and an Internet connection.

The Introduction to Python - Fundamentals Introduction to Python - Fundamentals Certificate is part of Introduction to Computer Science Professional Certificate.

Focus on Python data structures, and work with string, list, and range sequences. Discover the power of list iteration, and learn about string and list methods. From there, get the details on file input and output—open files, read them, add to them, close them, and more. At the end of the course, you’ll be able to slice strings into substrings, create lists, iterate through them, import files, and use file append mode, along with a lot of other practical Python tasks, as you get started coding.

What you'll learn
  • Python 3 fundamentals
  • Strings and List manipulation
  • Methods to Iterate through strings, lists and ranges
  • Creating, reading and writing to files

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 35 days
    • Intensity 3 hrs/week
    • Duration description

      5 weeks, 3 to 4 hours per week

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Time flexibility
      Self-paced

Programme Structure

Courses Included:
  • Module 1 - Sequences: String Indexing
  • Module 2 - Sequences: List Manipulation
  • Module 3 - Sequences: Iteration
  • Module 4 - Files: Input and Output

Lecturers

  • Eric Camplin - Senior Content Developer, Microsoft

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Prerequisites

  • Recommended: Introduction to Python: Absolute Beginner

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 35 days.
  • National Applies to you

    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 35 days.
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