The Python Bible™ | Everything You Need to Program in Python
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The Python Bible™ | Everything You Need to Program in Python

Build 11 Projects and go from Beginner to Pro in Python with the World's Most Fun Project-Based Python Course!
4.6 (27,009 ratings)
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95,964 students enrolled
Last updated 1/2020
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This course includes
  • 9 hours on-demand video
  • 4 articles
  • 3 downloadable resources
  • 11 coding exercises
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Gain a Solid & Unforgettable Understanding of the Python Programming Language.
  • Gain the Python Skills Necessary to Learn In-Demand Topics, such as Data Science, Web Development, AI and more.
  • Build 11 Fun and Memorable Python Projects.
  • Use Logic and Data Structures to Create Python Programs That Can Think.
  • Use Object-Oriented Programming (An Industry-Standard Coding Technique) to Write High Quality Python Code.
  • Use Raw Text Data in Python to Generate Automated Messages and Customise User Experiences.
  • Use Loops in Python to Improve Code Efficiency and Maximize Your Productivity.
  • Create Your Own Custom Python Functions to Simplify Your Code.
Course content
Expand all 74 lectures 09:08:58
+ Course Introduction
1 lecture 03:23

In this lecture we take a quick overview of the whole course. Prepare to get excited!!

Preview 03:23
+ Installing Python, Getting Started & A Top Secret Tip!
6 lectures 25:00

Let's get you all up and running with some Python goodness on your Wonderful Windows machine!

Installing Python on Windows
03:07

Let's get you all up and running with some Python goodness on your awesome Mac!

Installing Python on Mac
00:11

Ah, I see we have a legend in the class. Let's get you up and running with some Python goodness too! Make sure to save some for Tux the Penguin...

Installing Python on Linux
01:57

In this lecture, we meet IDLE. IDLE is the tool that we will be using in the course to create python files so let's spend sometime getting used to our new best friend!

Meeting IDLE | Take a tour of the Python Interactive Developer Environment (IDE)
10:22

In this lecture, we are going to be going over a secret kept by the worlds top programmers that will save you hours of time and headache and will also make your course experience on Udemy so much better!

The Secret of Top Programmers...
09:07
A Quick Note
00:16
+ Simple Little Boxes - Variables in Python
4 lectures 20:33

In this lecture you will get a quick overview of what you are going to learn in the coming section.

Section Overview
01:58

Learn the basics of Variables and why they are useful in our programs

Preview 08:06

Now that we have learned how to use variables, in this lecture we are going to use them in the script we made in the lecture called "Meeting IDLE". This way, we will build on our previous knowledge and see why variables are so awesome in practice!

Updating our Script
07:55

This is a quick quiz to check that you have understood what variables are and why we use them!

Variables Quiz
6 questions
Creating Variables
1 question

In this section we have learned about variables. Variables are so incredibly important to all of programming, so let's have a quick recap on what we've learned.

Section Review
02:34
+ The 123s - Numbers in Python
7 lectures 52:09

In this lecture you will get a quick overview of what you are going to learn in the coming section.

Preview 02:29

In this lecture you will learn how to do basic arithmetic in Python, learn about the float datatype, and also learn about a special operator called the modulo

Preview 09:04

In this lecture you will learn how to gain better control over python calculations to make sure you get the answer you are expecting

Ordering Operations using (Brackets!)
04:59

In this lecture, we will be kicking off our first project which is to create a health potion for a video game. In this lecture you will learn about using numbers to represent real life concepts, and get hands on with the Python "random" module.

Preview 11:29

In this lecture we will be finishing off our health potion project. You will learn how you can use numbers to implement a difficulty system and how to override variables.

Once you are done you will feel a massive sense of achievement and I encourage you to share the final product with your friends! I bet they'll be really impressed with your new abilities!

PROJECT 1: Crafting a Health Potion - Part 2
10:52

In this optional lecture, I go over some of the more advanced functionality that is offered in the python math library. 

Fun with the Python math Module (Optional)
10:01

We've covered so much in this section on numbers, so lets just have a quick review to make sure we have everything locked down!

Section Review
03:15

In this quiz, I am going to be testing your understanding of numbers in Python

Python numbers quiz
7 questions
Basic Algebra Coding Challenge
1 question
Overwriting Variables
1 question
+ The ABCs - How to use Strings to handle text in Python
11 lectures 01:23:33

In this lecture you will get a quick overview of what you are going to learn in the coming section.

Preview 03:20

Create the world famous "Hello World" Program in Python and learn how to create strings!

Hello World!
09:11
Hello World!
1 question
Fixing Broken Strings
1 question

In this lecture, we build on our previous knowledge of variables and learn about string concatenation to make the computer say hello to You!

PROJECT 2: Hello You! - Part 1 - Project Overview
01:39

In this lecture we take a look at getting user input and also learn how to structure our code using Python Comments

PROJECT 2: Hello You! - Part 2 - Collecting Data
10:39

In this lecture we complete the "Hello You!" Project, by taking a look at string concatenation, datatype compatibility and string formatting to help us construct customized messages for our users!

PROJECT 2: Hello You! - Part 3 - String Formatting
09:48
How old are you?
1 question
Tell us about yourself!
1 question

In this lecture you will learn about the most commonly used tools for working with string in Python!

Cool String Methods - Part 1
11:08

In this lecture you will learn more useful string methods for working with Python Strings

Cool String Methods - Part 2
09:54

In this lecture I introduce the email slicer project and teach you all about what slices are in Python and how to use them!

PROJECT 3: Email Slicer - Part 1 - What are Slices?
11:01

In this lecture you will learn some shortcuts that will make working with slices a dream!

PROJECT 3: Email Slicer - Part 2 - Automated Slices
05:36

Use this quiz to check that you understand the basic slicing concepts

Slices Quiz
3 questions
Slicer Exercise
1 question

In this project, we build a program that will ask a user for an email address, use slicing to take their username and domain name and finally use string formatting to create a meaningful message for the user! 

PROJECT 3: Email Slicer - Part 3 - Making the Slicer!
07:56

We've covered so much in this section on strings, so lets just have a quick review to make sure we have everything locked down!

Section Review
03:21
+ If This, then That: Logic and Conditional Flow in Python
6 lectures 43:29

In this lecture you will get a quick overview of what you are going to learn in the coming section.

Preview 02:38

Booleans are a data type that are the building blocks of Logic. This lecture will teach you all about them!

Booleans & Comparison Operators
08:40

Use this quiz to make sure that you have learned all about booleans and comparison operators and that you can avoid common mistakes that happen when using them

Comparison Operators Quiz
7 questions

In this lecture we learn about python's if statement. The if statement allows us to check a certain condition. If that condition is true, we run a piece of code, and if not we dont! Check out all the cool things we can do with If statements in this lecture and also learn about the elif and else keyword! 

Preview 11:30
If Statements Challenge
1 question

Understanding Logical operators is critical to being able to create logic in your code. In this lecture we talk about using the "not" & "and" logical operators to make logical conditions and we also see how we can combine these into more complicated and powerful logic.

Python Logical Operators - Part 1 - not + and
09:42

In this lecture we finish up our discussion of logical operators by talking about the "or" logical operator.

Python Logical Operators - Part 2 - or operator
08:21

Use this quiz to check your understanding of logical operators!

Logical Operators Quiz
7 questions

We've covered so much in this section on logic, so lets just have a quick review to make sure we have everything locked down!

Section Review
02:38
+ Hold This For Me: Python Datastructures
11 lectures 01:35:04

In this lecture you will get a quick overview of what you are going to learn in the coming section.

Preview 02:13

In this lecture we learn how to create Python's most popular datastructure - The List!

What are Lists?
13:16

In this lecture you show of your newly-found list skills by building Travis, the ridiculous robot security system

PROJECT 4 - Travis the Ridiculous Security System - Part 1
07:55

In this lecture you will continue building Travis, the ridiculous robot security system.

PROJECT 4 - Travis the Ridiculous Security System - Part 2
09:22

In this lecture we finish up Travis for the whole world to behold!

PROJECT 4 - Travis the Ridiculous Security System - Part 3
04:46

Learn here some more ways to add items to lists!

More ways to add items to lists
10:46

In this lecure you are going to learn all about the Tuple datatype

Tuples
08:19

Get an introduction to the dictionary datatype in this lecture!

Dictionaries Part 1 - What are Dictionaries?
10:45

In this lecture we make a rough and ready database of students and use dictionaries to store their student ID, age and grade all in a nice and easy to use way

Dictionaries Part 2 - Build a Rough and Ready Database!
09:43

In this lecture we apply all that we have learned so far in the course to build a cinema booking program. The program will have a dictionary of films, each with an age rating and a number of seats left. If the user is old enough, and there are enough seats, they can book a ticket, but if not... they can't!

PROJECT 5 - Cinema Simulator!
14:26

We've covered so much in this section on datastructures, so lets just have a quick review to make sure we have everything locked down!

Section Review
03:33
+ Going Loopy - Loops In Python
9 lectures 01:05:44

In this lecture you will get a quick overview of what you are going to learn in the coming section.

Preview 02:13

While loops are the simplest type of loop so let's start there! Learn what while loops are, how they work and use one all in this lecture!

Preview 10:56

While loops are great and you really need to know them inside and out. To really hammer home this concept, we are going to use while loops to simulate a conversation with a three year old! This should be a lot of fun!

PROJECT 6: Baby Conversation Simulator
08:40

For loops are one of my favourite things in the whole world, and after this lecture they will be one of yours too!

For loops help us to iterate over data in the the blink of an eye, and in this lecture you are going to learn all about them!

For Loops - Part 1
08:58

For loops are one of my favourite things in the whole world, and after this lecture they will be one of yours too!

For loops help us to iterate over data in the the blink of an eye, and in this lecture you are going to learn all about them!

For Loops - Part 2
06:31

List comprehensions are about as close to magic as you can get in Programming, and allow you to create lists using variables, for loops and logic all in one line of code. To gain superpowers, make sure you watch this video!

List Comprehensions
05:52

In this project we are going to create a translator that will turn entered sentences into a fake but funny language called pig-latin.

This lecture gives you a brief of the project and sets you up for part 2

PROJECT 7 - Pig Latin Translator - Part 1
04:00

In this lecture we finish off the pig-latin translator

PROJECT 7 - Pig Latin Translator - Part 2
15:42

We've covered so much in this section on Loops, so lets just have a quick review to make sure we have everything locked down!

Section Review
02:52
+ Getting Funky - Functions in Python
9 lectures 01:21:15

In this lecture you will get a quick overview of what you are going to learn in the coming section.

Preview 00:52

In this lecture you are going to learn how to define your very own Python functions!

What are Functions?
10:36
Function Creation Challenge
1 question

In this video, you are going to learn about an incredibly important topic when using Functions -- Variable Scope

Variable Scope - Part 1
09:52

In this lecture we finish up our discussion of variable scope :D

Variable Scope - Part 2
08:35

In this lecture you will learn the difference between arguments and parameters in functions, as well as the difference between positional arguments, and keyword arguments. As a bonus, you are also going to learn how to let your functions have default parameters which are super useful!

Keyword Arguments and Default Parameters
09:19

Learn about packing and unpacking variables to make working with complicated functions a dream!

Packing & Unpacking using *args and **kwargs
14:47

In this lecture we will do quite a lot! We will create the game board, get the game running, and make it possible to process moves for player 1!

Preview 10:03

In this video we finish off our project by getting player 2 in the game and also make our code check for victory or draw conditions

PROJECT 8 - Tic Tac Toe Game! - Part 2
13:34

We've covered so much in this section on functions, so lets just have a quick review to make sure we have everything locked down!

Section Review
03:37
+ OOPs! - Object Oriented Programming (OOP) in Python
8 lectures 01:18:19

In this lecture you will get a quick overview of what you are going to learn in the coming section.

Preview 01:42

Learn the difference between objects and classes and learn how these two concepts relate to eachother

Preview 04:24

Make your very first object in Python ( A Pound Coin) and learn about how to access and alter an object's states!

PROJECT 9 - Make your own Coin! - Part 1
06:44

Here we take our pound coin class to the next level and learn about using class methods to automate the modification of object states

PROJECT 9 - Make your own Coin! - Part 2
14:11

In this lecture we are going to look at how we can use class inheritance to make all of the UK Coins with very little typing!

PROJECT 10 - Make all the coins!! - Part 1
16:17

In this video we use the code we have so far to finish up making all the coins!

PROJECT 10 - Make all the coins!! - Part 2
16:51

Here is another example of OOP in Python. In this lecture we build classes to handle Current Accounts and Savings Accounts! With this, you'll be rich in no time ;)

PROJECT 11 - Make Your Own Bank!
12:17

We've covered so much in this section on object oriented programming, so lets just have a quick review to make sure we have everything locked down!

Section Review
05:53
Requirements
  • All you need is a desktop/laptop and an internet connection
Description

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✌️ It’s Entertaining: No boring lectures, just me talking you through fun and useful tasks and making you laugh along the way.

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In fact, almost 100,000 Python beginners from over 195 countries have used The Python Bible to learn the fundamentals of the Python programming language in a fun and practical way.

The Python Bible puts all the information you need in one place, with clear explanations, passionate delivery, and a series of memorable and engaging Python projects.

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The Python Bible will take you from a complete beginner to mastering the fundamentals of Python in just 9 hours.

And 9 hours is the perfect length to cover all the important core topics of Python programming without leaving you behind, and without wasting your time.

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✔️ 1. Variables - Learn to conveniently store data in your Python programs!

✔️ 2. Numbers - Learn how numbers work behind the scenes in your Python programs!

✔️ 3. Strings - Master the written word and automate messages using text!

✔️ 4. Logic and Data Structures - Teach your Python programs to think and decide!

✔️ 5. Loops - Save time and effort, by making computers do the hard work for you!

✔️ 6. Functions - Automate Tasks by Creating your very own Python Functions that you can use over and over!

✔️ 7. OOP - Add Python to Your Resumé By Mastering Object-Oriented Programming, an industry-standard programming technique!

We will cover each of these topics step by step, building your skills at just the right pace, and by the end of the course you will have a strong understanding of Python programming and you’ll be ready to create Python scripts on your own.

As you go through the course, you will gain practical, hands-on experience with each of the concepts by working through 11 fun Python projects. In other words, You will learn everything by actually doing it!

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Who this course is for:
  • For complete programming beginners
  • For People who are new to Python
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  • Not intended for seasoned developers