Introduction to Python

About This Course

Get started writing Python with this introductory course.

Why Take This?

Python is one of the most popular languages today, used for a wide range of fields, from web programming, to data science, to robotics. With a strong foundation in Python programming, you'll have a good start in any of these career paths.

Prerequisites and Requirements

This course is meant to bring you up to speed in Python. It assumes that you are already familiar with fundamental programming concepts such as "variable", "loop", and "function". If you have completed an introductory programming course in any other language (such as JavaScript, Java, or Ruby), you're ready for this course. To complete the exercises in this course, you will need a computer on which you can run Python code. If you can [install Python](https://www.python.org/downloads/) on your computer, you can use it for this course. This course uses Python 3.
Python is one of the most popular programming languages in the world. If you already know another language and want to expand to Python, this is the course for you!