Learn Python: Introduction

Standard Course
£350 +VAT
per delegate
Course duration: 1 Day

The course covers all you need to know to get started with Python quickly and easily, learning using a Jupyter notebook interface.

After the course, attendees will be able to use Python to automate simple tasks, perform scientific calculations, create functions, use conditional logic, and control program flow. Topics covered include:

  • An introduction to Python
  • How to use Jupyter Lab and notebooks
  • Data Types and structures, the fundamental Python objects
  • Using conditional logic and loops to control program flow
  • How to use the Python standard library
  • Defining your own functions
  • The basics of NumPy

Who is it for?

This course is designed for people with no Python experience. It will teach a foundation of knowledge that someone needs to know to understand the basics of Python, focusing on preparing to use Python for data analytics.



What you will learn

  • Covers an intro to the Python language
  • How and why Python is used for data analytics and engineering

  • An introduction to Jupyter Lab and Notebooks
  • The basics of Python syntax and keywords

The basic Python data types:

  • Strings, Integers, Floats, Booleans

The essential data structures:

  • Lists, Tuples, Dictionaries

An introduction to the modules and packages in the Python standard library, including:

  • Math
  • Statistics
  • Datetime
  • Glob
  • re

A simple introduction to writing our own functions

  • Introduction to the array
  • How to create, slice, and manipulate arrays
  • Array methods and attributes
  • Filtering arrays
  • An introduction the multi-dimensional arrays

Learn Python: Introduction Course Dates

Our courses are live instructor-led and can be attended virtually or at our office.

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