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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1May 11, 2019Python 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.html-1, 2-
2May 15, 2019Sequences, Sequence Operators, List Comprehension, String Formatting, Tuples, Control Structures, Loops, Sets, Dictionaries, Functionspy_dtypes.html1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 91, 2, 31, 2-1, 2-2, 3-1, 3-2
3May 18, 2019Problem Solving, Python Anti-Patterns, Python Wats-1, 2, 3, 4, 51, 2, 3, 4

1, 2-1, 2-2, 3, 4

4May 22, 2019Problem 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

1, 2, 3

1, 2-1, 2-2, 3

5May 25, 2019Problem 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, 6, 7

1, 2, 3

1, 2-1, 2-2, 3

6May 29, 2019Problem Solving, Iterators and Generator Functions--


7June 1, 2019Exceptions Handling, Writing a real-world program using some well-known high-level python packages, Regular Expressionspy_errors.html, py_regex.html1, 2, 3--
8June 8, 2019Some Basic Terms in Software Engineering, Cohesion and Coupling Levels, What is Version Control, Centralized & Distributed Version Control Systems, Most Preferred Version Control Systems, Online VCS Hostings, What is Git, What Makes GIT Different (Snapshot vs. Difference, Local vs Online), States (Modified, Staged, Committed), Addition & Deletion in Git, Basic Git Commands, The Anatomy of a GIT Commit, Resolving a Merge Conflict Using the Command Line, Working with Remotes, SSH and HTTPS Protocols for Clone URLscoh_coup.html, git-version-control-system---

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  • Advanced Programming in Python
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  • Web Scraping in Python