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Github Copilot with Python: Creating Text Games
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Github Copilot with Python: Creating Text Games

Taught in English

Christopher Smyth

Instructor: Christopher Smyth

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Intermediate level

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1 hour
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No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
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What you'll learn

  • Learners will be able to setup github copilot, understand what it is, how it relates to LLMs and how to access it's capabilities.

  • Learners will know how to use github copilot to generate code from natural language.

  • Learners will know how to use github copilot to design, debug, test an application written in python.

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January 2024

Guided Project

Learn, practice, and apply job-ready skills with expert guidance

Intermediate level

Recommended experience

1 hour
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning

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About this Guided Project

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Set up GitHub Copilot in Codespace.

  2. Use GitHub Copilot for creating a 'Hello World' function in Python.

  3. Use GitHub Copilot to create a Rock, Paper, Scissors game in Python, starting from setting up a directory to generating the game's scaffold.

  4. Use GitHub Copilot to troubleshoot and resolve issues in unit tests for the Rock, Paper, Scissors game.

  5. Set up a directory for a text adventure game and used GitHub Copilot to start building it.

  6. Enhanced your text adventure game by adding the 'Treasure Encounter' class, a key element signifying the game's end.

Recommended experience

Intermediate Level Python Programming Familiarity with Github Codespace

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Christopher Smyth
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  • Skill-based, hands-on learning

    Practice new skills by completing job-related tasks.

  • Expert guidance

    Follow along with pre-recorded videos from experts using a unique side-by-side interface.

  • No downloads or installation required

    Access the tools and resources you need in a pre-configured cloud workspace.

  • Available only on desktop

    This Guided Project is designed for laptops or desktop computers with a reliable Internet connection, not mobile devices.

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