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
On this course, you’ll explore programming in Python. Guided by the Raspberry Pi Foundation, you’ll discover basic programming concepts, learning how to understand the basics of python syntax and interpret error messages.
Ultimately, you’ll use your new coding skills to create your first program – which will be able to solve a simple problem.
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
This course would suit educators who have no experience of programming in Python.