50 Darnley Street, Glasgow
Python is in immense demand for a long time due to many reasons, first and foremost reason it is highly productive as compared to other programming languages such as C++ and Java. Python is also very well-known for its simple programming syntax, code readability and natural language (easy English commands) that make coding in Python lot easier and efficient. In other terms, Python is a general-purpose language sometimes referred to as utilitarian which is designed to be simple to read and write, this makes it very popular for the beginners who wants to start a career in software programming.
This python course is suitable for individuals who wants to pursue their career in Software Development sector. This course is mainly based on Python 3 and also lets student to learn programming Python 2, to be able to understand/migrate existing application in use by companies using Python 2.You’ll be learning the latest tools and technologies that are used in large companies such as Apple, Google and Netflix. The course will build your website programming knowledge while making real world websites and web apps.
Not required, but good to have some basic programming knowledge.
Who should do this course?
* If you want to learn to code through building fun and useful projects, then take this course.
* If you want to start your own start up by building your own websites and web apps.
* If you are a seasoned programmer, then take this course to to get up to speed quickly with the latest frameworks and NodeJS
* If you want to take ONE COURSE and learn everything you need to know about web development
* Fundamental concepts: interpreting and the interpreter, compilation and the compiler, language elements, lexis, syntax and semantics, Python keywords, instructions, indenting
* Datatypes Data Types, Evaluations, and Basic I/O Operations and their methods/functions
* Import and use python libraries
* Flow Control – loops and conditional blocks
* Data Structures/collections – Lists, Tuples, and Dictionaries
* User defined functions
* Project 1 – Guess a word
* Control and Evaluations
* Data Aggregates
* Classes, Objects, and Exceptions
* Object Oriented Programming (OOP) concepts in Python
* Project 2 – Processing data
* Agile and waterfall methodologies
* version control system (VCS)
* Program documentation
* Application deployment
For detailed course outlines, please request via email.
This course has been organised in conjunction with the PDA Software Development @ SCQF Level 7 so the Learners will have an opportunity to earn 48 SQA credit points & received a certificate from Scottish Qualification Authority when successfully passed all 3 relevant exams.
Hands on Experience:
The features of the course include: practical exercises and labs, easy to understand lessons.
This course will be delivered 4 hours a day every week, one full classroom and will run for 18 weeks.
Modes of Learning:
You have the option of undertaking this course via following learning modes:
1.) Face to Face Classroom based Learning: You will attend the class each week on the day and time mentioned above.
2.) Virtual Learning: Live traditional face to face class will broadcast to all virtual learners each week on a specified time.
3.) Blended Learning: Mixture of Face to face and Virtual learning (must inform when joining the course).
3.) ELearning: is self-paced, you will be completing the course in your own time and do not have to attend any traditional face to face classes or virtual, mentor will be assigned throughout the course.
How to apply for the Course Funding from SAAS PTFG:
SAAS Part Time full funding is available for this course and the course training will be totally free for eligible candidates only. SAAS Part Time full funding is available for this course and the training will be totally free for eligible candidates only. This is a grant not a loan and the funding covers the full cost of our designated courses including the SQA relevant exams.
Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS)
Please visit the https://www.saas.gov.uk/part-time/undergraduate-funding to apply for the course funding;
In addition to the funding application student must fill ITPT course admission application form so we can reserve the place while their SAAS funding application is in process. Any student who do not inform us then their place in the course will not be guaranteed as we have minimum places to offer to SAAS funded students/learners.
Students intending to use SAAS Part Time Fee Grant to fund their studies should apply well prior to the course starting dates. In some cases we allow students to enrol while their funding is in process, if the course date is near or gone past but they have to provide the proof that their funding has been applied to SAAS PTFG and is in under process.
Students can also self-finance this course if do not qualify for the funding. The cost can be divided into manageable instalments but this needs to be paid within the course duration. To book the place, first instalment must be paid three weeks before the course starting date.
Group Learner Discounts:
There is further discounts if there a group of students or delegates from the company wants to attend the course.
What ITPT do to help students for SAAS funding application forms?
We advise & provide information regarding their SAAS funding application, how and what information to fill through SAAS PTFG online portal so don’t worry just make an appointment and pop along, our dedicated course consultants will be happy to assist you accordingly.
For more information please do contact us;
Glasgow Phone: 0141 429 2922
Edinburgh Phone: 0131 552 5558 – 0131 552 5800
Contact us via website: https://www.itpt.co.uk/contact-us/
To Book an Appointment with Course Advisors:
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