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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1September 7, 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, Sequences, Sequence Operators, List Comprehension, String Formatting, Tuples, PyCharm Integrated Development Environment py_basics_v2.html-1, 2-
2September 14, 2018Control Structures, Loops, Sets, Dictionaries, Functionspy_dtypes.html1, 2, 3, 4, 51, 2, 31, 2, 3-1, 3-2
3September 28, 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, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 81, 2, 3, 41, 2, 3, 4-1, 4-2
4October 5, 2018Problem Solving, Writing a real-world program using some well-known high-level python packages--1, 2, 31, 2, 3
5October 12, 2018Problem Solving, Object-Oriented Concepts, Class and Object in Python, Instance Objects, Method Objects, Class and Instance Variables, Random Remarks, Inheritance, Multiple Inheritance, Odds and Ends, Special Methods, Underscore in Pythonpy_oop.html1, 2, 31, 2, 31, 2-1, 2-2, 3
6October 19, 2018Problem Solving, Regular Expressions, Exceptions Handling, Version Control Systemspy_errors.html, py_regex.html, git-version-control-system1, 2, 3, 41-
7October 26, 2018Some Basic Terms in Software Engineering, Cohesion and Coupling Levelscoh_coup.html1, 2, 3--

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  • Advanced Programming in Python
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  • Web Scraping in Python