Introduction to Python: Absolute Beginner

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Introduction to Python: Absolute Beginner

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Introduction to Python: Absolute Beginner
The course Introduction to Python: Absolute Beginner is an online class provided by Microsoft through edX. The skill level of the course is Introductory. It may be possible to receive a verified certification or use the course to prepare for a degree.
In this course that’s perfect for true beginners, learn Python basics and start coding right away.
Course description
This course is part of the Microsoft Professional Program in Entry-Level Software Development.Brand new to text-based programming? Check out this hands-on course for an in-depth look at the details of Python layers and concepts. Get ample practice drills and projects, using Jupyter Notebooks on Azure, which require only a browser and an Internet connection. Learn best practices and begin coding almost immediately. After you explore data types and variables, take a look at strings, input, testing, and formatting. From there, learn about arguments and parameters, along with conditionals and nested conditionals. By the end of the course, you’ll be able to create programs that prompt users for input and use conditional (True/False) logic and Python methods to manipulate numbers and text to provide responses to the users, in addition to requesting further input. Plus, learn basic troubleshooting for your code. Sign up, and get started coding right away! Ready for next steps? Take the Introduction to Python: Fundamentals course.

Prerequisites & Facts

Introduction to Python: Absolute Beginner

Course Topic

Computer Science

University, College, Institution

Microsoft

Course Skill Level

Introductory

Course Language

English

Place of class

Online, self-paced (see curriculum for more information)

Degree

Certificate

Degree & Cost

Introduction to Python: Absolute Beginner

To obtain a verified certificate from edX / Microsoft you have to finish this course or the latest version of it, if there is a new edition. The class may be free of charge, but there could be some cost to receive a verified certificate (99.00 USD) or to access the learning materials. The specifics of the course may have been changed, please consult the provider to get the latest quotes and news.
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