Introduction to Python

Python Programming

Introduction to Python
Course - Software Engineering

Introduction to Python

An introductory course to the Python 3 programming language, with a syllabus that covers everything that you will need to know to pass the Certified Associate in Python Programming (PCAP) examination!

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A hands-on course providing a beginner-level introduction to the Python 3.x programming language. The curriculum of this course also covers all of the core modules of the Certified Associate in Python Programming (PCAP) certification should you wish to become certified. To apply to take the PCAP examination, please visit the Python Institute website.

Note that this course provided by Hyperlearning AI is in no way endorsed nor supported by the Python Institute, and by completing our course, you will NOT become automatically certified. To become certified, please apply via the Python Institute website.


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An intermediate level understanding of general computer programming concepts including object-oriented programming via the Python 3 programming language.


A huge thank you to the wonderful Danielle Grant (Senior Consultant at Methods Business and Digital Technology Ltd, Robotic Process Automation expert and the latest member of the global Python community!) for reviewing and testing the contents of this course, and her invaluable feedback, enthusiasm and support! This course would not have been possible without her.


Jillur Quddus

Lead Data Scientist & Principal Software Engineer

Jillur Quddus is a lead data scientist, polyglot principal software engineer, big-data technical architect and published author with over 12 years of hands-on experience in architecting and engineering distributed, scalable, resilient, high-performance and secure solutions used to combat serious organised crime, cyber-enabled crime, financial crime and fraud. Jillur has extensive experience of working within central government, intelligence, law enforcement and banking, and has worked across the world including in Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Australia and New Zealand.