Introduction to Programming Using Python

Session Detail:    Classroom 5 Day

This five-day instructor-led course is intended for students who want to learn how to write, debug and document Python code. The material will prepare students for the Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) certification in Python (exam 98-381). Lab exercises are done using computer and cloud resources on Microsoft Azure.

Prerequisites

  • Experience performing command-line operations on Windows, Linux or Mac computers
  • Six months experience writing code in any programming language (Recommended)

Who Can Benefit

This course is intended for new and experienced programmers that want to learn how to write and troubleshoot Python code. This is the Microsoft recommended course for preparing for the 98-381 test. Previous programming experience is not required but recommended.

Session Outline

Class Outline

Module 1: Perform Operations Using Data Types and Operators

  • Lesson 1: Assign data types to variables
  • Lesson 2: Perform data and data type operations
  • Lesson 3: Perform Arithmetic, Comparison and Logical Operations
  • Lesson 4: Review

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Assign data types to variables
  • Manage data and data type operations
  • Perform Arithmetic, Comparison and Logical Operations

Module 2: Control Flow with Decisions and Loops

 

  • Lesson 1: Construct and analyze code segments that use branching statements
  • Lesson 2: Construct and analyze code segments that perform iterations
  • Lesson 3: Review

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Create branching operations
  • Create iteration operations

 

 

Module 3: Perform Input and Output Operations

  • Lesson 1: Create Python code segments that perform file input and output operations
  • Lesson 2: Create Python code segments that perform console input and output operations
  • Lesson 3: Review

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Use files for input and output operations
  • Use the console to perform input and output operations

Module 4: Document and Structure Code

  • Lesson 1: Construct and analyze code segments
  • Lesson 2: Document code segments using comments and documentation strings
  • Lesson 3: Review

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Create code segments
  • Document code segments

Module 5: Perform Troubleshooting and Error Handling

  • Lesson 1: Analyze, Detect and Fix code segments that have errors
  • Lesson 2: Analyze and construct code segments that handle exceptions
  • Lesson 3: Review

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Detect and Fix errors in code
  • Create error handling code

Module 6: Perform Operations Using Modules and Tools

  • Lesson 1: Use Built-In Modules to perform basic operations
  • Lesson 2: Use Built-In Modules to perform complex operations
  • Lesson 3: Review

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Use Built-In modules to perform operating system, date and mathematical operations

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