Python for Programmers is the course to help you get up to speed on Python quickly. If you've always wanted to check out Python this is your chance.
This course uses in-browser programming exercises to make sure you are learning as you progress through the course. After each lecture, you are presented with an exercised designed to help test your knowledge.
This course can be completed in a weekend if pursued aggressively or could be a two week course if one section is completed every day.
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