University of Aberdeen (Remote) – Introduction to Python Programming

University of Aberdeen (Remote) - Introduction to Python Programming

Introduction to Python Programming: A beginner-friendly course to help students learn the fundamentals of programming through problem-solving in Python.

8 weeks, 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM

Remote

Session information

Sessions

Session 1 - Python Basics: Data Types and Variables
18:30 - 20:30
2 hours
Remote
    Session 2 - Problem Solving: Input, Loops and Functions with Turtle
    18:30 - 20:30
    2 hours
    Remote
      Session 3 - Decision Making: Logic and If Statements
      18:30 - 20:30
      2 hours
      Remote
        Session 4 - Lists and Dictionaries
        18:30 - 20:30
        2 hours
        Remote
          Session 5 - Files, Pip and APIs
          18:30 - 20:30
          2 hours
          Remote
            Session 6 - Building Your App: Project Planning and Projects
            18:30 - 20:30
            2 hours
            Remote
              Session 7 - Building Your App: Project Work Time
              18:30 - 20:30
              2 hours
              Remote
                Session 8 - Project Presentations
                18:30 - 20:30
                2 hours
                Remote
                  • Free

                  Description

                  Over the 8 weeks, you will learn the fundamentals of back end programming through hands-on problem-solving and using the Python programming language. At the end of the course, you will be able to code and deploy a project with your team. 

                  This course is completely remote, runs for 8 weeks and takes place one evening a week for 2 hours. Students who complete the course (including the course project) will receive a Code First Girls certificate.

                  To be eligible to apply for the free course you must identify as a woman/non-binary, have a working laptop and: be aged 18-23 OR have studied in the last two years OR be a current student at a University.

                  This course is for complete beginners