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 Python Programming 

  Course Code - PE-111   Duration - 5 Days

Python is a powerful scripting language which is very popular for system administration and Web applications. It is a good programming environment for rapid software development. It has a large collection of APIs which simplify the writing of applications.


 Who Should Attend?


This 5 day course is designed for those wishing to learn the Python programming language. The emphasis is on the Python language and the core APIs. The practical exercises constitute about 50% of the course time.

This course will be of benefit to developers and system administrators who need the powerful scripting capability of Python for system administration and Web applications.




Some previous programming knowledge is assumed.


 Course Content


Introduction to Python Programming

- Writing and running Python Programs
- Outputting to the screen
- Inputting from the keyboard
- Data types and int(), float() and str()
- Arithmetic operations
- Exercise

Program Structures
- Indentation
- Conditional statements
- Looping statements
- Exercise

- Strings
- Lists
- Tuples
- Dictionaries
- Command line parameters
- Exercise

- What are functions
- Parameters and return values
- Predefined functions
- Recursion
- Exercise

- Modules
- Importing modules
- Unit testing modules
- Packages
- Exercise

Error Handling
- Exceptions
- Exception types
- try except
- try except else
- try finally
- Raising exceptions
- Exercise

File Handling
- Types of file
- File handling principles
- Opening files
- Reading files
- Writing files
- Exercise

String Manipulation
- String manipulation
- String manipulation functions
- Regular expressions
- Exercise

Database Access in Python
- Python database access principles
- Selecting data
- Inserting data
- Deleting data
- Exercise

- Python CGI
- Exercise

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