Free Introduction to Python
29

Wednesday, 29 May

6 8 pm PDT

GA Seattle

1218 Third Avenue, 3rd Floor
Seattle, WA 98101
FREE!
Regular Ticket

Questions? Read our FAQs

Free Introduction to Python

Karla Ortiz Photo


Freelance Web Developer

29

Wednesday, 29 May

6 8 pm PDT

GA Seattle

1218 Third Avenue, 3rd Floor
Seattle, WA 98101
FREE!
Regular Ticket

Questions? Read our FAQs

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.

Chart your own career path. Pick up where this workshop leaves off. Enhance your professional skill set with Python skills in our 10-week, part-time Python Programming course.

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

  • This class requires a computer and strong internet connection.
  • For students on Windows, you’ll need Microsoft Windows 8/10 (32- or 64-bit). For those with Macs, you’ll need the Mac OS X 10.8.5 or higher, up to 10.11.4 (El Capitan).
  • The latest version of Python (current version 3.7).

To install Python, complete the following: - Head to Anaconda.com - Click the button to download the version for Python 3.7. - Once downloaded, run the installation prompts.

Optional: Install a text editor like Sublime Text 3. or Atom on your computer.

About the Instructor

Karla Ortiz Photo

Freelance Web Developer

Working in the fast-paced world of fashion as a stylist on countless projects ranging from corporate to high fashion, I drove teams of creative professionals to create and elevate brands and their campaigns. After making a huge shift, I am now a full stack web developer having attended the WDI program at General Assembly.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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