Python Essentials

A NapaLearns Virtual Career Academy Programming Course

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Overview: Python Essentials

The PCAP: Programming Essentials in Python course covers all the basics of programming in Python, as well as general computer programming concepts and techniques. The course also familiarizes students with the object-oriented approach and is broken down into six modules.

Students have access to hands-on practice materials, labs, quizzes, and assessments to learn how to utilize the skills and knowledge gained in the course and interact with some real-life programming tasks and situations.

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Objectives: Acquire an Easy to Learn, Powerful Language

By the end of this course, students will…

  • Be able to accomplish coding tasks related to the basics of programming in the Python language
  • Understand the fundamental notions and techniques used in object-oriented programming
  • Be ready to attempt the following qualifications:
    PCEP – Certified Entry-Level Python Programmer;
    PCAP – Python Certified Associate Programmer.

Course Curriculum

Course Materials

  • Internet: Access to a broadband Internet connection 
  • Computer: With microphone and web camera

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