Course Details and Schedule

This is an on-line self-study course for the popular Python programming language, in it you will be guided and supported by an experienced programmer. It starts with a one-hour overview, which will take place online using your own laptop/PC (detailed instruction will be sent nearer the time). Then there will follow self-study of approximately 3-4 hours each week for 5 weeks following the online course materials.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • Data Types (Variables, Lists, Dictionaries)
  • Simple graphics
  • Functions
  • Modules
  • Selection and iteration
  • File handling
  • Simple Object Oriented Design
  • Debugging
Course information
Intended audience New or novice programmers
Resources Notes and resources will be available online
Format Delivered online
Further information The fee for this course must be paid in advance. The non-refundable portion of this fee is £12.50. Please see our terms and conditions for more details. A more detailed overview of the course can be found in our Portfolio. Please note, this course is online and you participate at your own desk rather than coming to IT Services. Full details of how to participate will be sent the day before the session.
Where next? Other programming courses

Course provider: IT Learning Programme


Frequency: This course runs once a year subject to teacher availability. Express an interest in future dates for this course.