Python – Level 2 – Section 2

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Course Title Python – Level 2 – Section 2
Course Number 900-052-EQ-02
Platform Windows
Duration 24 hours
Gouvernement du Québec fee (taxes incl.)
General Public fee (taxes incl.)
Schedule Monday & Wednesday: 6 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Dates October 5, 7, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28.
First class on October 5: 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
No class on October12, Thanksgiving Monday
Prerequisites Python – Level 1
Note: This course is a prerequisite to Data Science 1 and Python – Level 3
Target Audience Programmers or anyone interested in an introduction to programming and the python language. Professionals from any field interested in automating computer tasks, can take advantage of the content of this course.
Instructor José Porras
Location Online Format

NB: This is a non-credit course.  Certificate provided for all participants who have completed 80% of course hours.
No textbook is required for this course.

Course Description

The world of software programming and scripting is a fascinating place. Computers, smartphones and electronic gadgets are all controlled by software instructions. Python is a great way to start developing programming skills, have fun and become more acquainted with the technological world around us.   This course continues exploring the Python language beyond the introductory level. Object Oriented programming and other topics are explored using the Python language.

Topics Covered in this Course

  • Regular Expressions
  • Exploring python modules
  • Other datatypes (Sets and Tuples)
  • Variable parameters functions
  • Web Scraping
  • Working with serialized formats (JSON)
  • Interacting with a database
  • Python and object Oriented Programming
  • Classes, Objects, attributes, methods, Inheritance and more
  • Iterators and Generators
  • Decorators