Python for Beginners : Concise and Practical
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Python for Beginners : Concise and Practical

Learn Python from the beginning and get ready to use it in the future!
3.8 (1,197 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
14,137 students enrolled
Last updated 11/2017
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This course includes
  • 5.5 hours on-demand video
  • 27 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Assignments
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Get started with Python
  • Understand the building blocks of programming with Python
  • Manipulate data with Python
  • Create small programs with Python
  • Import and use existing Python libraries
  • Scrape websites with Python
Course content
Expand all 30 lectures 05:15:08
+ Introduction
4 lectures 15:34
Why Python?
03:58
Downloading and Setting Up
06:07
Python 2.X versus 3.X
02:57
Make sure Python is up and running!
Setup Confirmation
3 questions
+ Getting Started with the Basics
6 lectures 50:35
Command Line versus Text Editor
06:21
Data Types and What They Mean
17:01
Lets create some variables to get the hang of things.
Variable Assignment
1 question
Simple Operators
09:47
Lets use some operators we've learned to check some math out.
Operator Operations
4 questions
Working with Strings
07:39
Use the last two sections to create and manipulate strings and lists.
Fun with Strings and Lists
3 questions
+ If Statements
4 lectures 52:11
Conditions and Boolean Logic
10:05
True or False?
11:29
Use what you've learned so far to practice some if statements.
Basic if Statement Practice
3 questions
IF and ELSE
18:01
Getting a little more advanced with the if statements!
IF and ELSE Practice
2 questions
Nested IF Statements
12:36
See how nested if statements can be used.
A Bird's Nest of Code
1 question
+ Learning Loops
3 lectures 47:18
Basic for Loops
15:14
Practice some basic for loops
For Loop Practice
2 questions
While Loops
12:21
Learn how to continue something until a condition is met
Messing with While Loops
2 questions
Nested For Loops
19:43
Practice nested for loops
Nested For Loops Problem
1 question
+ Functions
4 lectures 38:26
What is a function?
13:59
Input and Output
12:14
Creating an Addition Function
06:21
Lets mess around with what you can do with functions
Creating Functions
3 questions
The main() Function
05:52
+ Adding Functionality with Libraries
5 lectures 01:15:55
Simple and Built-in Libraries
14:46
Downloading and Using Additional Libraries
12:49
Using NumPy
21:37
Using BeautifulSoup
13:40
Using BeautifulSoup Part 2
13:03
+ Final Project
0 lectures 00:00
Put all of your learning to the test!
Final Project
4 questions
+ More Advanced Functionality
3 lectures 16:21
Adding New Lectures
00:56
Dictionaries
07:55
Intro. to Using Files
07:30
Requirements
  • Eager to learn and own a computer!
Description

So, you've heard a lot about Python, but you don't know how to get started?  This Udemy course is exactly what you need!

This course will teach you all the fundamentals you need. Trust us, you won't need any other course to reach the intermediate/advanced level after this course.

Among other things, here's what you'll learn in this course: 

  • How to get started with your Python setup
  • The building blocks of programming with Python
  • How to manipulate data with Python
  • How to create small Python programs
  • How to import and use existing Python libraries

NOTICE: We will keep adding more and more content to the course to make it the best Python course for complete beginners. 

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Who this course is for:
  • Anyone interested in learning Python
  • Complete beginners to Python
  • Users of other programming languages who want to get started with Python
  • Hobbyists