What’s Covered in Python QuickStart Guide
Getting Started with Python
No programming experience? No problem. Get all the software setup and learn the fundamentals of python so you can write your first line of working code!
Functions and Classes
Explore functions and classes in Python and learn about the object-oriented programming paradigm which will empower you to solve complex problems with simple yet logically organized code!
Python in Action
Explore python functionality like math, statistics, input/out and interacting with the internet. Tour several popular website frameworks and learn about debugging techniques.
Finish your journey by learning about interfacing with databases, test-driven deployment, managing source code with Git and optimization. Learn a cornucopia of additional functionality you’ll use in your everyday python work.
What You'll Learn in Python QuickStart Guide
Build a functioning game in Python!
Dive right into Python programming language with a hands-on project that progresses as you work your way through the book. Follow along the coding exercises and by the end you’ll have created a fully functioning game in Python!
Access to All Code in Github
Join the largest community of professional coders and familiarize yourself with the beginner-friendly, industry-standard code collaboration platform Github. Get immediate, unrestricted access to all code used in tutorials and exercises
Write Clean, Optimized Code
Set yourself for success on day one and develop good coding habits. Create clean, clear, and optimized code that's easy for you and others to understand and maintain. Apply these fundamentals to Python and all other programming languages.
Beginner Programming Essentials
Python skills translate across a variety of programming languages. Learn and implement programming best practices that you will take with you when you learn your next coding language or sit down for an interview.
Code Along with the Author via QuickClips
We know how valuable video content is to learning a new programming langague, so we’ve included high-quality video tutorials for you to follow along with the author as you set up your environment, code your game and more!
Practical Python Programming Applications
No one can learn to program on theory alone. Put what you learn into action right away and learn how to use Python in real world situations writing your own lines of code.
Go Beyond the Book with QuickClips™
Set up your Python environment and code alongside the author via the high-quality QuickClip videos accessible throughout Python QuickStart Guide.
Jump straight to the video by scanning the QR code on your phone or entering the URL into your browser on any device!
Who Is Python Quickstart Guide For?
People Looking For a Career Change
Python is beginner-friendly and an in-demand skill - it's the perfect place to start!
People Looking to Advance Current Career
Almost every industry uses Python in some capacity. Add Python to your skillset to stand out from the pack to become more valuable and earn more!
Recently started your programming journey? The hands-on learning provided by Python QuickStart Guide will expediate your education and put you on the path to long-term programming success!
Experienced Programmers Who Need a Refresher
Refresh and expand upon what you already know to take your Python skills to a new level with industry standard coding best practices and deployment techniques.