This course covers all basic knowledge needed for programming in python. The course designed based on the assumption that students want to work in the software industry, but it's also useful for academic purposes.

Course Calendar & Materials

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1October 25, 2018Python Philosophy, What is Python, Python 2.x vs Python 3.x, Python Installation and Setup, Why Python, Python Shell, Python Basic Syntax, Variables, Basic Data Types, Operators, Type Conversion, Truth Value Testing, PyCharm Integrated Development Environment py_basics_v2.html11, 2-
2November 1, 2018Sequences, Sequence Operators, List Comprehension, String Formatting, Tuples, Control Structures, Loops, Sets, Dictionaries, Functionspy_dtypes.html1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 81, 2, 31, 2-1, 2-2, 3-1, 3-2
3November 15, 2018Problem Solving, Modules Concepts, time Module, random Module, math Module, dir() Function, Packages in python, Working with Python Package Manager and VirtualEnvpy_modules.html, py_libs.html1, 2, 31, 2, 3, 41, 2-1, 2-2, 3, 4
4November 22, 2018Problem Solving, Python Anti-Patterns-1, 21, 2, 31, 2, 3
5November 29, 2018Problem Solving, Object-Oriented Concepts, Class and Object in Python, Instance Objects, Method Objects, Class and Instance Variables, Inheritance, Multiple Inheritance, Odds and Ends, Special Methods, Underscore in Pythonpy_oop.html1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 61, 2, 31, 2-1, 2-2, 3
6December 13, 2018Problem Solving, Exceptions Handling, Writing a real-world program using some well-known high-level python packagespy_errors.html1, 21-
7December 20, 2018Regular Expressions, Some Basic Terms in Software Engineering, Cohesion and Coupling Levelspy_regex.html, coh_coup.html1, 2, 3--

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