Introduction to programming using Python

Learning to code with Python is a brilliant starting block for any future programmer. Come along to learn the necessary basics to take your next steps in the world of programming!

5 Feb

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Department of Education and Training, 50 Marcus Clarke St, Canberra ACT 2601

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45 (students $25)

Ready to find out what all the buzz is about? Well then, you’ve come to the right place!

Learning to code with Python is a brilliant starting block for any future programmer. It’s one of the most versatile and widely-used programming languages. It’s also a great place to start if you’re a complete coding newbie.

This Python workshop will give you an introduction to some general programming concepts and terminology, including:

  • Types
  • Operators
  • Functions
  • Control statements
  • Introductory syntax of Python 3

By the end of the session you’ll be equipped with the necessary basics to take your next steps into the world of programming.  

This adult workshop is aimed at complete beginners, so we’ll give you plenty of time to tinker while you’re learning. We also encourage you to work together and ask plenty of questions!

DETAILS

When: Tuesday, February 5, 2019, 6pm - 8:30pm
Where: Department of Education and Training, 50 Marcus Clarke St, Canberra ACT 2601
Participants: Women and non-binary, aged 16+
Prerequisites: We’ll start right from the beginning - so no prior knowledge of programming is required!
Catering: We will provide water to keep you hydrated, and you’re more than welcome to bring snacks.

REQUIREMENTS

  1. A hunger to learn
  2. A willingness to step outside your comfort zone
  3. A laptop + charger (we’ll send out set-up instructions ahead of the workshop)

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