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CS293B: Intro to Python Programming

Even if you have no previous programming experience, you can learn to code in Python with Computer Science 293B! This 3-credit course is offered each semester.

Python is a great first programming language

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Major websites and programs use Python

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Python is in-demand

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What you’ll learn in CS293B

Python is an easy-to-use general purpose programming language. In CS293B, you’ll learn how to:

Who should take CS293B

Students

Python programming skills can benefit many students. Consider taking CS293B if you:

References

  1. "Download Python," Python.org, Jan. 2018. Available: https://www.python.org/downloads/.
  2. "What Are The 10 Most Famous Software Programs Written in Python?," Hartmann Software Group, Mar. 19, 2014. Available: http://www.hartmannsoftware.com/Blog/Articles_from_Software_Fans/Most-Famous-Software-Programs-Written-in-Python.
  3. "FAQ," Reddit.com, Dec. 2017. Available: https://www.reddit.com/wiki/faq.
  4. J. Browning, "So you got a Raspberry Pi: now what?," Engadget, Sep. 04, 2012. Available: https://www.engadget.com/2012/09/04/raspberry-pi-getting-started-guide-how-to/
  5. N. Heath, "Five highly-paid and in-demand programming languages to learn in 2018," TechRepublic, Dec. 18, 2017, Available: https://www.techrepublic.com/article/five-highly-paid-and-in-demand-programming-languages-to-learn-in-2018/.
  6. "Beyond Point and Click: The Expanding Demand for Coding Skills," Burning Glass Technologies, Jun. 2016. Available: https://academy.oracle.com/pages/Beyond_Point_Click_final.pdf.