Technology Academy: Starting to code in Python
Getting started with Python
Complexity Intermediate Duration 50 - 60 min
Interested in learning more about code? This module is a great way to introduce yourself to coding in Python. We start your coding journey at the beginning with getting yourself set up with all the basics.
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Presenter
Ellie Sleightholm
Ellie Sleightholm
Code of the Future, Founder
Ellie is the founder of Code of the Future platform which encourages and educates individuals to pursue a career in technology. She has over 50,000 followers on Instagram and over 3,000 subscribers on YouTube, you can find more from Code of the Future here: https://www.youtube.com/c/CodeoftheFuture/
Ellie is the founder of Code of the Future platform which encourages and educates individuals to pursue a career in technology. She has over 50,000 followers on Instagram and over 3,000 subscribers on YouTube, you can find more from Code of the Future here: https://www.youtube.com/c/CodeoftheFuture/
Lessons in this module
2
1. What is Python?
Ellie gives an overview of coding and introduces you to Python.
4 - 5 minutes
2
2. Downloading and installing Python
Now you know what Python is, it’s time to get started.
9 - 10 minutes
2
3. PyCharm introduction & set up
Following on from the previous lesson, in this video Ellie will take you through how to navigate PyCharm.
10 - 11 minutes
2
4. Ensuring Python 3 interpreter
A quick how-to on how to ensure you’re coding in Python 3.
3 - 4 minutes
2
5. Learning the basics of Python
The final lesson of the module will give you a comprehensive understanding on the basics of Python.
27 - 28 minutes
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