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Course: Python 1200: Practice for BEGINNERS

Python 1200: Practice for BEGINNERS

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About this Course

Step-by Step Concept Review & Hands-On Activities

After learning something new, the next thing we usually must do is to practice what we have learned?

Designed for students who have completed an introductory training opportunity to Python 3, anyone who feels that they could use a little more hands-on experience should find the lessons of Python 1200 informative, as well as useful.

Starting out with string, keyword, help, as well as a built-in function overview, Python 1200 will guide new students through a series of logical, evolutionary, hands-on practice activities. From collection types to chess boards and fundamental research & testing concepts, students looking to be inspired with an informative set of practice activities should find Python 1200: Practice for Beginners to be both challenging, as well as educational.

Basic knowledge
  • Students need to have completed Python 1000, or an equivalent beginner's level of Python education
  • Python 3.x needs to be installed
What you will learn
  • Create functions that integrate with the Python help() subsystem
  • Review commonly used built-in operations
  • Understand how to display glyphs using Unicode
  • Create a simple Unicode game board
  • Create a mathematical expression evaluator
  • Practice using basic type identification & type conversion operations
  • Learn how to add fundamental testing operations to your programming activities
Curriculum
Number of Lectures: 10
Total Duration: 01:01:34
Act 01, Scene 01
  • Getting Started  

    Learn how to clear the screen, use the help subsystem, as well as to perform basic operations.

Act 01., Scene 02
  • Re-Using Functions  

    Review how to re-use ours, as well as standard, functions.

Act 01, Scene 03
  • Basic Iterations  

    Practice iteration by reviewing the use of the for keyword.

Act 01, Scene 04
  • Unicode Operations  

    Understand how Unicode expands the ability to display national languages and interesting glyphs in Python 3.

Act 1 Solution, Scene 1
  • Functional Practice  

    Create a function to clear the screen that displays the name of the active file.

Act 1 Solution, Scene 2
  • Chess Board  

    Review a solution to the chessboard activity.

Act 02, Scene 01
  • Parameterized Functions  

    Review how to pass data to functions.

Act 02, Scene 02
  • Solution Review  

    Review how to create functions that require parameters, as well as how to encode default values. Review how to format using Python's two (2) string formatting conventions.

Act 02, Scene 03
  • Data Collections & Conversion  

    Review how to create and convert data between commonly-indexed data types. Under how using Python's built-in set() collection type have help us analyze data.

    

Act 02, Scene 04
  • Data Evalutaions  

    Review several ways to create a calculator in Python.

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