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Introduction to Programming Using Python

University of Texas Arlington via edX

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Interested in learning a computer programming language but unsure of how and where to begin? This course, Learn to Program Using Python, is a great place to start.

Python is an easy and fun language to learn, and it is now one of the most popular programming languages, suitable for almost any task from developing graphical user interfaces to building web applications.

This course is an introduction to the Python programming language. This course is open to all learners who wish to gain an understanding of the basic components of computer programming. You will learn basic computer programming concepts and terminologies such as variables, constants, operators, expressions, conditional statements, loops, and functions. This Python course includes hands-on exercises to help you understand the components of Python programming while incrementally developing more significant programs. The exercises in this course will be based on small assignments which will relate to real-world problems.

No previous programming knowledge needed.

Taught by

Farhad Kamangar


5.0 rating, based on 1 Class Central review

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  • Sagar Ladhwani
    For a beginner, this is a very good course as python is a very easy to understand language for programming and this course is exactly designed with that in mind.

    I would recommend this course to the absolute beginners. The exercises and tests are designed in the right way and at the end of it you'll be able to perform not just simple coding tasks but also be ready to take on complex problems since you would have had done enough practice from the assignments of this course.

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