Class Central is learner-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.

Microcredential

Python 3 Programming

University of Michigan via Coursera Specialization

Overview

This specialization teaches the fundamentals of programming in Python 3. We will begin at the beginning, with variables, conditionals, and loops, and get to some intermediate material like keyword parameters, list comprehensions, lambda expressions, and class inheritance. You will have lots of opportunities to practice. You will also learn ways to reason about program execution, so that it is no longer mysterious and you are able to debug programs when they don’t work. By the end of the specialization, you’ll be writing programs that query Internet APIs for data and extract useful information from them. And you’ll be able to learn to use new modules and APIs on your own by reading the documentation. That will give you a great launch toward being an independent Python programmer. This specialization is a good next step for you if you have completed Python for Everybody but want a more in-depth treatment of Python fundamentals and more practice, so that you can proceed with confidence to specializations like Applied Data Science with Python. But it is also appropriate as a first set of courses in Python if you are already familiar with some other programming language, or if you are up for the challenge of diving in head-first.

Courses

Taught by

Christopher Brooks, Jaclyn Cohen, Paul Resnick and Steve Oney

Related Courses

Reviews

3.0 rating, based on 1 reviews

Start your review of Python 3 Programming

  • Shraddha

    Shraddha completed this course, spending 3 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be easy.

    i like the way they are explaion, it will be easyer the beginner have to attend thes course... some topic is quick understand... thank you

Never stop learning Never Stop Learning!

Get personalized course recommendations, track subjects and courses with reminders, and more.

Sign up for free