Seethe fundamentals of computer programming in Python to create basic programming structures like decisions and loops. Topics such as object-oriented programming with classes and exceptions, and later unique Python data structures such as tuples and dictionaries are also covered as well as Python programs with graphical elements that range from simple circles and squares to graphical user interface objects like buttons and labels. From writing simple scripts to full programs, or graphical user interfaces in Python, this course covers it all. Requirements: Python 2.5 and the IDLE development environment. Both are available as free downloads for Windows, Linux, or Macintosh operating systems at www.python.org, Basic Windows, Linux or Macintosh operating system knowledge. No text.
Continuing Education Level
Continuing Ed - Open Classes