- Computer Science
- Computer Programming
- Python Programming
- Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
- Conditionals (Computer Science)
- variable (computer science)
- Strings (Python)
- Files (Python)
- Lists (Python)
Programming in Python: A Hands-on Introduction Specialization
Hands-on Introduction to Python Programming. Code and run your first python program in minutes without installing anything!
What you will learn
Automate everyday, repetitive tasks using python scripts
Create engaging, graphical based programs using PyGame
Develop a firm foundation of Computer Science concepts you can bring to any language you learn
Use variables and operators to store and manipulate small pieces of data
Skills you will gain
About this Specialization
Applied Learning Project
Learners will create a variety of practical projects including helpful scripts that can speed up everyday tasks such as an automated file updater. Later projects use the PyGame library to animate graphical output for a variety of projects, including creating a FlappyBird game.
How the Specialization Works
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Every Specialization includes a hands-on project. You'll need to successfully finish the project(s) to complete the Specialization and earn your certificate. If the Specialization includes a separate course for the hands-on project, you'll need to finish each of the other courses before you can start it.
Earn a Certificate
When you finish every course and complete the hands-on project, you'll earn a Certificate that you can share with prospective employers and your professional network.
There are 4 Courses in this Specialization
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