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Certificate of Achievement

Alexander Weller

has completed the following course:

Programming 101: An Introduction to Python for Educators

Raspberry Pi Foundation

This course provided an introduction to programming in Python. It covered basic programming concepts such as sequencing and repetition, the basics of Python syntax and how to interpret error messages. It also gave learners the chance to further develop a "maths bot" to solve a problem.

4 weeks, 2 hours per week

Educators

Dr Sue Sentance

Chief Learning Officer

Raspberry Pi Foundation

Transcript

Learning outcomes

  • Explore basic programming concepts such as sequencing and repetition
  • Identify use cases for 'for' and 'while' loops, if statements and functions
  • Produce your own program to solve a simple problem
  • Interpret error messages, with a knowledge of basic Python syntax

Syllabus

  • Basic programming concepts such as repetition and sequencing
  • When and how to use a ‘for’ loop, an ‘if’ statement, a ‘while’ loop, and functions
  • Creating your own program to solve a simple problem
  • The basics of Python syntax
  • How to interpret error messages

Issued on 23rd March 2019

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Free online course:

Programming 101: An Introduction to Python for Educators

Raspberry Pi Foundation