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FREE INTRODUCTION TO PYTHON

  • General Assembly 600 Congress Ave., 14th Floor Austin, Texas United States (map)

This is a FREE class, but space is limited. Please follow the link below to reserve your seat: https://generalassemb.ly/education/free-introduction-to-python/austin/75008

About This Event:
Build apps for the web and unlock data-driven insights with code.

Explore the intersection of coding and data with General Assembly. During our Python-focused intro class, you’ll learn you’ll learn all about Python - including how to get started, advantages and disadvantages of Python, essentials of programming in Python, and tools available to build applications in Python.

In this class, you'll:

• Touch on fundamental Python programming techniques and tools.
• Discuss its applications in data analysis and web development — and the types of problems it can solve.
• See where Python programming fits into the data and web workflow.
• Apply your new skills to solve a real-world problem with Python.

Takeaways:
• Learn how to get set up and install Python and libraries.
• Find out how to write your first Python script.
• Figure out what tools to use for your next Python projects.

Preparation:
Install Anaconda beforehand: https://www.anaconda.com/download/
Tip: Scroll to your operating system version and click on the install button for Anaconda with Python 3.6.

Note: We'll be using Python version 3.6 in this workshop.

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