Python Scripting: Intro to Programming

Python is an amazing scripting language with an easy-to-understand syntax that is heavily used by programmers in fields ranging from web development to data science. It is a great first language for people who want to get into programming because of its English-like syntax and forgiving nature.

Workshop Topics

  • Understanding the basic programming concepts.
  • Performing operations with variables.
  • Using conditionals to change the way the program behaves.
  • Running Python scripts from the command line.
Prerequisites: Willingness to learn, and intermediate computer skills. Previous programming experience is a plus, but not required.
You will need a valid CampusID to log in and use the software for this course.
Contact: panthertech@gsu.edu

Registration

DATE TIME LOCATION ATTEND
Monday, November 6 Noon – 1:30 p.m. Atlanta Campus,
Classroom South 401
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PantherIDs are required for attendance at the workshop. Not a member of the GSU community? Bring this form and $10 (checks only accepted; no cash!).

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