This course is ideal for anyone who would like a comprehensive introduction to Python.
You should have at least 6 months programming experience.
Familiarity with OO concepts would be an advantage.
4 days. Hands on.
Python is a powerful and popular object-oriented scripting language. This course provides a comprehensive introduction to the core syntax and functions provided by Python, including full coverage of its object-oriented features. The course also explores some of Python's powerful APIs and techniques, including file handling, XML processing, object serialization, and Web services.
What you'll learn:
- Writing clean Python code
- Working with functions and objects
- Working with text and regular expressions
- Handing exceptions
- Manipulating files and XML data
- Working with web services
Getting Started with Python
Overview of Python
Getting ready to develop
Python Language Fundamentals
Overview of core Python syntax rules
Simple data types and variables
Working with Functions
The benefit of functions
Writing and calling functions
Overview of exceptions in Python
Overview of collections in Python
Strings and Regular Expressions
Overview of strings in Python
Basic string manipulation
Introduction to regular expressions
Using regular expressions in Python
Classes and Iterators
Creating and initializing objects
Overview of file handling in Python
Reading and writing text files
Working with binary files
Streaming and serializing Python objects
Parsing XML documents
Searching for XML content
Generating XML data
Overview of Web services
Implementing Web services using Python