Adventures in Python

Adventures in Python

Book - 2015
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The complete beginner's guide to Python, for young people whowant to start today

Adventures in Python is designed for 11-to 15-year oldswho want to teach themselves Python programming, but don't knowwhere to start. Even if you have no programming experience at all,this easy to follow format and clear, simple instruction will getyou up and running quickly. The book walks you through nineprojects that teach you the fundamentals of programming in general,and Python in particular, gradually building your skills until youhave the confidence and ability to tackle your own projects. Videoclips accompany each chapter to provide even more detailedexplanation of important concepts, so you feel supported every stepof the way.

Python is one of the top programming languages worldwide, withan install base in the millions. It's a favourite language atGoogle, YouTube, the BBC, and Spotify, and is the primaryprogramming language for the Raspberry Pi. As an open-sourcelanguage, Python is freely downloadable, with extensive librariesreadily available, making it an ideal entry into programming forthe beginner. Adventures in Python helps you get started,giving you the foundation you need to follow your curiosity.

Start learning Python at its most basic level Learn where to acquire Python and how to set it up Understand Python syntax and interpretation for moduleprogramming Develop the skills that apply to any programming language

Python programming skills are invaluable, and developingproficiency gives you a head start in learning other languages likeC++, Objective-C, and Java. When learning feels like fun, you won'tever want to stop - so get started today with Adventuresin Python .

Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex :, Wiley,, 2015
ISBN: 9781118951798
Branch Call Number: j005.133 PYT RIC
Characteristics: xii, 267 pages : colour illustrations ; 24 cm


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