Python Programming: Code Python Like a Boss & Become a Dev!
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Learn Python Programming the Easy Way, Complete with Examples, Quizzes, Exercises and more. Learn Python 2 and Python 3.
4.6 (227 ratings)
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Created by Jason Cannon
Last updated 4/2016
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Includes:
  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 25 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Write Python programs that can be used on Linux, Mac, and Unix operating systems.
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Requirements
  • Access to a computer that runs the Windows, Mac, or Linux operating system.
Description

JOIN THE OTHER 40,000 SUCCESSFUL STUDENTS WHO HAVE ALREADY MASTERED PYTHON PROGRAMMING WITH ONE OF MY TOP RATED COURSES!

If you want to learn how to write Python programs like a pro, code python like a boss, solve real-world problems, or automate repetitive and complex tasks, read on.

Hello. My name is Jason Cannon and I'm the author of Python Programming for Beginners, Linux for Beginners, and an instructor to thousands of satisfied students. I started my IT career in the late 1990's as a Unix and Linux System Engineer and I'll be sharing my real-world Python programming and coding experience with you throughout this course.

By the end of this course you will be able to create Python scripts with ease. You'll learn how to take tedious and repetitious tasks and turn them into programs that will save you time and simplify your life on Linux, Unix, or MAC systems.

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Here is what you will get and learn by taking this Python Programming course:

  • When to use Python 2 and when to use Python 3.
  • How to install Python on Windows, Mac, and Linux.
  • How to prepare your computer for programming in Python.
  • The various ways to run a Python program on Windows, Mac, and Linux.
  • Suggested text editors and integrated development environments to use when coding in Python.
  • How to work with various data types including strings, lists, tuples, dictionaries, booleans, and more.
  • What variables are and when to use them.
  • How to perform mathematical operations using Python.
  • How to capture input from a user.
  • Ways to control the flow of your programs.
  • The importance of white space in Python.
  • How to organize your Python programs -- Learn what goes where.
  • What modules are, when you should use them, and how to create your own.
  • How to define and use functions.
  • Important built-in Python functions that you'll use often.
  • How to read from and write to files.
  • The difference between binary and text files.
  • Various ways of getting help and find Python documentation.
  • Practice exercises with solutions so you can start using what you learn right away.
  • A download that contains the scripts used in the presentations and lessons. You'll be able to look at and experiment with everything you're learning.
  • Quizzes after each section just to make sure you're learning the most important aspects of Python programming
  • Unconditional Udemy 30 day money-back guarantee - that's my personal promise of your success!

Learn to Program Using Python 2 and Python 3

In this course you'll learn when to use Python 2 and when to Use Python 3. The great news is that no matter which version of Python you choose to use, I've got you covered. I'll show you exactly how to program in both versions.

Perfect for Windows, Linux, Unix, Mac, the Web and More!

Once you've completed this course you'll know how to write programs that will run on the Linux, Mac, and Windows operating systems. You can even take what you've learned and apply it web applications.

So... what can do with all this Python knowledge?

Python is HOT right now. The demand in the IT job market for Python skills keeps growing and growing. If you're looking to get into programming as a career, level-up your existing career or open up new doors in the IT field, you really need to learn Python!

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Free Bonus - Downloads of All the Material Covered

As an added bonus for enrolling in this Python Programming video training course, you'll receive access to all the slides, Python programs, and source code used in the lessons. You can download them and refer to them when you want to jog your memory or double-check your work.

Enroll now and to learn how to write Python programs like a pro!

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone interested in Python programming, Python scripting, or computer programming in general.
  • Those who want to become a highly paid Python developer.
  • Those who want to open up doors in your IT career by learning one of the world's most popular and in-demand programming language: Python.
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Curriculum For This Course
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Course Overview and Downloads
2 Lectures 02:15

Download all the source code examples and the solutions to the practice exercises attached to this lecture.

Course Downloads (Includes Solutions to the Practice Exercises)
01:02
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Python Setup
6 Lectures 19:52
Python 2 vs Python 3
01:14

Installing Python on Windows
01:13

Installing Python on Mac
01:14

Installing Python on Linux
05:57

Writing Python Programs
05:29

Running Python Programs
04:45
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Strings and Variables
15 Lectures 28:23
Section Overview
00:44


Functions and Printing
01:51

String Methods
01:46

String Concatenation
02:49

Formatting Strings
05:42

Section Summary
01:26

Quiz 1
8 questions

Practice Exercises
2 pages

Solutions to the Practice Exercises - #1 - Video
03:06

Solutions to the Practice Exercises - #1
1 page

Solutions to the Practice Exercises - #2 - Video
01:30

Solutions to the Practice Exercises - #2
1 page

Solutions to the Practice Exercises - #3 - Video
03:33

Solutions to the Practice Exercises - #3
1 page

Review
00:27
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Numbers and Math
7 Lectures 07:37
Section Overview
00:21

Numbers, Numeric Operations, and Numeric Functions
04:47


Section Summary
00:43

Quiz 2
4 questions

Practice Exercises
1 page

Solutions to the Practice Exercises - #1
1 page

Solutions to the Practice Exercises - #2
1 page
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Booleans and Conditionals
6 Lectures 11:08
Section Overview
00:32

Booleans
05:34

Conditionals
04:16

Section Summary
00:46

Quiz 3
4 questions

Practice Exercises
1 page

Solutions to the Practice Exercises - #1
1 page
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Functions
7 Lectures 10:13
Section Overview
00:30

Functions, Part I
05:24

Functions, Part II
02:35

Section Summary
01:17

Quiz 4
5 questions

Practice Exercises
1 page

Solutions to the Practice Exercises - #1
1 page

Review
00:27
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Lists
9 Lectures 18:37
Section Overview
00:39

Lists
04:46

Slices
02:57


Loops
02:37

Sorting and Ranges
03:51

Section Summary
01:31

Quiz 5
10 questions

Practice Exercises
1 page

Solutions to the Practice Exercises - #1
1 page
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Dictionaries
6 Lectures 10:14
Section Overview
00:28

Dictionaries - Part I
06:25

Dictionaries - Part II
02:27

Section Summary
00:54

Quiz 6
4 questions

Practice Exercises
1 page

Solutions to the Practice Exercises - #1
1 page
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Tuples
5 Lectures 07:44
Section Overview
00:32

Tuples
06:13

Section Summary
00:59

Quiz 7
5 questions

Practice Exercises
1 page

Solutions to the Practice Exercises - #1
1 page
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Files
7 Lectures 16:31
Section Overview
00:47

Files, Part I
06:05

Files, Part II
07:52

Section Summary
01:47

Quiz 8
9 questions

Practice Exercises
2 pages

Solutions to the Practice Exercises - #1
1 page

Solutions to the Practice Exercises - #2
1 page
1 More Section
About the Instructor
Jason Cannon
4.5 Average rating
10,632 Reviews
87,754 Students
12 Courses
Professional system administrator, consultant, and author.

Jason started his career as a Unix and Linux System Engineer in 1999. Since that time he has utilized his Linux skills at companies such as Xerox, UPS, Hewlett-Packard, and Amazon.com. Additionally, he has acted as a technical consultant and independent contractor for small businesses and Fortune 500 companies.

Jason has professional experience with CentOS, RedHat Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, and Ubuntu. He has used several Linux distributions on personal projects including Debian, Slackware, CrunchBang, and others. In addition to Linux, Jason has experience supporting proprietary Unix operating systems including AIX, HP-UX, and Solaris.

He enjoys teaching others how to use and exploit the power of the Linux operating system. He is also the author of the books "Linux for Beginners" and "Command Line Kung Fu."