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Programming for Everybody (Getting Started with Python)

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About

Master the basics of Python programming, and learn how to use programming tools and variables with the University of Michigan. The Programming for Everybody (Getting Started with Python) course is offered from University of Michigan by FutureLearn.

Overview

Learn Python from scratch and prepare yourself for a future in programming. The Programming for Everybody (Getting Started with Python) course is offered from University of Michigan by FutureLearn.

On this programming course, you’ll go from a complete beginner with no prior programming experience to having a solid understanding of the Python programming language.

You’ll begin by completing basic exercises that focus on the core concepts of programming. As you progress, you’ll learn how to use variables to store, retrieve and calculate information. You’ll optionally install Python, then write your first program, and get to grips with utilize core programming tools like functions and loops.

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to...

  • Describe the basics of the Python programming language
  • Use variables to store, retrieve and calculate information
  • Install Python and write your first program
  • Utilize core programming tools such as functions and loops

Programme Structure

What topics will you cover?
  • Understanding a program
  • Using variables in programs
  • Conditional execution (if statements)
  • Repeated execution / looping (for statements)
  • Functions and code reuse

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 42 days
    • 4 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This course is designed for anyone who wants to learn the basics of programming computers using Python. This course has no prerequisites and avoids all but the simplest maths.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 42 days.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 42 days.
  • Extra Benefits if you upgrade: From $74

Funding

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