Chevron Left
Back to An Introduction to Interactive Programming in Python (Part 2)

Learner Reviews & Feedback for An Introduction to Interactive Programming in Python (Part 2) by Rice University

4.9
stars
1,148 ratings

About the Course

This two-part course is designed to help students with very little or no computing background learn the basics of building simple interactive applications. Our language of choice, Python, is an easy-to learn, high-level computer language that is used in many of the computational courses offered on Coursera. To make learning Python easy, we have developed a new browser-based programming environment that makes developing interactive applications in Python simple. These applications will involve windows whose contents are graphical and respond to buttons, the keyboard and the mouse. In part 2 of this course, we will introduce more elements of programming (such as list, dictionaries, and loops) and then use these elements to create games such as Blackjack. Part 1 of this class will culminate in building a version of the classic arcade game "Asteroids". Upon completing this course, you will be able to write small, but interesting Python programs. The next course in the specialization will begin to introduce a more principled approach to writing programs and solving computational problems that will allow you to write larger and more complex programs....

Top reviews

IS

Jun 22, 2016

This course is the best course I have ever taken. It covers all the topics very well. And importantly I love the treat at the end of every week. The ultimate showdown between the two best instructors.

JG

Apr 1, 2020

A very elegant yet fun way to explain python. I have used the skills learned here and build very useful scripts and python-based micro-services in my current company that have enabled many use cases.

Filter by:

76 - 100 of 293 Reviews for An Introduction to Interactive Programming in Python (Part 2)

By Francisco d J G A

Feb 3, 2017

By cameron g

May 17, 2016

By Shivam C

Jul 31, 2020

By Silvano C

Dec 5, 2016

By Ashiti K

May 10, 2017

By Michael C

Jul 28, 2018

By Ugo N

Aug 10, 2017

By Kelly Q

Feb 19, 2019

By Emil K

Oct 26, 2018

By Angelo F

Jul 18, 2022

By Moyang L

Apr 1, 2020

By Miomir P

Jun 30, 2018

By Mark T

May 27, 2018

By VICTOR J V Z

Mar 8, 2018

By Hassan B

Oct 21, 2016

By PORTHEAULT T

Jun 13, 2018

By Tae J Y

Mar 4, 2017

By Adrian G

Jul 2, 2018

By Zou S

Jun 11, 2017

By 张择宇

Oct 23, 2020

By Robert L P

Jun 18, 2019

By Ermishin A

Mar 7, 2018

By Carlos F S T

Jun 10, 2018

By Sang-il A

Aug 22, 2017

By James T B

Jun 19, 2019