Starting Python 3 Programming for the Absolute Beginner

Get an introduction to the basics of Python and learn by doing hands-on challenges and coding solutions.
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5,751 students
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Get an introduction to Python
Learn the Basics of the language
Understand how to setup the IDE and start coding
Learn how to write basic Python programs

Requirements

  • No previous programming knowledge or experience

Description

Python is the fastest programming language out there!

It is popular among developers, hobbyists, data scientists and is the language of choice of the big tech companies.

For beginners that want to learn Python in a structured way, it can be confusing to find a great resource that teaches you Python step-by-step from the ground up covering fundamentals to give you a strong foundation to grow from.

Searching for good material online often takes hours and hours and this course is meant to make it easy for you, save time and get you proficient in Python as quickly as possible in a hands-on way.

This free course is meant to introduce you to Python and provide a taste of the fully-featured course Learning Python 3 Programming for the Absolute Beginner.

Topics covered include:

  • Installing Python

  • Getting your IDE (Integrated Development Environment) up an running

  • Running your first Python program

  • Working with Variables

  • Using Comments

  • Working with Common Data Types

  • Working with Operators

Enjoy the free material and see if my teaching style is good for you!


Happy Coding and see you in the course!

Who this course is for:

  • Beginners to programming
  • Beginners to Python
  • Students
  • Software Developers
  • Someone looking to learn Python

Course content

7 sections19 lectures1h 57m total length
  • Welcome
    04:57
  • Resources and Materials
    05:56

Instructor

Electrical and Software Engineer, University Instructor
Lee Assam
  • 4.5 Instructor Rating
  • 3,585 Reviews
  • 38,591 Students
  • 7 Courses

Lee holds a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering and a Master's Degree in Computer Science.

He has taught at Universities on topics ranging from Software Development to Electrical Engineering and prototyping. He likes coming up with new ideas and prototyping them using the Arduino and Raspberry Pi platforms.

His passion for innovation has resulted in several wins in Hack Day competitions. He is a US Patent holder and has numerous US Patent Applications currently being reviewed. He tries to understand how the latest technolgy can be used to solve business problems and challenges in creative ways.

His hobby is Arduino and the Internet of Things. He has been playing around with the Arduino and the Raspberry Pi platforms since their inception, and he uses his Electrical Engineering background coupled with software development skills to create and develop exciting projects.

He prefers a hands-on, project-based learning approach and uses his teaching background to make concepts fun and entertaining, while at the same time educational and informative.