Develop your programming skills with this online course, from home!
This Python for Beginners Level 3 course has been specifically designed to give students the knowledge to understand and write basic programming.
This course will allow you to:
This course is perfect for:
With everything you need at the click of a button in your own personal online platform, you can learn whenever and wherever is most convenient to you.
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Lesson 1 - Getting Started
Lesson 2 - Looping & Branching
Lesson 3 - Lists & Dictionaries
Lesson 4 - Functions
Lesson 5 - Accessing Files
Lesson 6 - Python Objects
Lesson 7 - Object-Orientated Programming
lesson 8 - GUI Development
Lesson 9 - Incorporating Graphics
Lesson 10 - Adding Sound & Animation
You will be assessed throughout this course via practical programming assignments and coursework.
You may start at any time and have a full year from enrolment to complete your studies. This is more than enough time to give you flexibility and work at your own pace without the pressure of deadlines. This course has approximately 140 hours self-study time.
You will study this course through distance learning, which means you can learn at a time and place to suit you.
On successful completion of this course students will receive a Python for beginners Diploma with comprehensive feedback and providing the assignments have been completed to the required standards students will also receive a Level 3 Open Awards Quality Endorsed Unit Course Certificate with 8 Open Awards Credits.
This course has been benchmarked at Level 3 against Ofqual’s Qualification and Credit Framework (QCF) to allow you to understand the depth of study, difficulty, and level of achievement involved.
The certification will be issued through Open Awards in association with DLC. Open Awards are an Awarding Body Organisation approved by Ofqual.
In order to enrol onto this course, you must have a working understanding of:
Python is available for Linux and MacOs, however the installation and running instructions are for the Windows operating system; other software required is provided with the course.
You have a year to complete this course from the start of your enrolment, giving you enough time to study at your own pace.
No, this course is assessed through tutor-marked assignments.
No. Everything is included within the price!
That’s not a problem. We want to make sure you’re 100% confident about enrolling on the course and starting your study. So, just give our Student Support Team a call on 03300 563 100 and they’ll do their best to help.