Evening course

Programming Fundamentals with Python

Get an introduction to programming and learn to code with Python.

Course overview

Python is a popular, flexible and versatile programming language which is great for beginners to learn. We’ll take you through the fundamentals of programming and by the end of this course you will have the knowledge to start automating simple tasks.

Over eight evenings you will learn:

  • Understand what programming is.
  • Learn the tools of the trade. We’ll use the text editor VS Code and show you some basic terminal commands.
  • Core programming concepts including variables, data types, control flow and functions.
  • How to leverage libraries created by other developers (we’ll be using watchdog & pyautogui).
  • Build an app to automate tasks and interact with your computer.

Learn in an interactive, engaging environment

Learn in an immersive environment and stay motivated, what could take you weeks or even months to learn on a self paced online course will take you a couple of days. This course will run via our Virtual Learning Environment, a fully interactive, live learning experience led by our experienced instructors.

Who is this course for?

  • This course is aimed at beginners and requires no previous experience, just an interest in programming and familiarity with your computer.
  • You can participate using a Windows or Mac computer.

Course cost & dates


You can pay online by card or request an invoice.

Installments from £50*

Available through Knoma to spread the cost at 0% APR. *Based on monthly repayments over 12 months. Knoma T&Cs apply.

Next course dates: 4 – 14 April 2022*

*Classes will run 5:30pm-8:30pm, on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday for two consecutive weeks.

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