Prerequisite Courses

knowledge to computer principles

Required Text(s)

Introduction to Programming Using Python, Y. Daniel Liang

Think Python: How to Think Like a Computer Scientist, Allen Downey

Recomended Text(s)

- Introduction to Computation and Programming Using Python, John V. Guttag (html). 
- Starting Out with Python, Global Edition, 4/E, Tony Gaddis, Pearson, 2019 (html).
- Introduction to Programming in Python: An Interdisciplinary Approach,  Robert Sedgewick, Kevin Wayne, Robert Dondero, Pearson, 2015. (html)
- Fundamentals of Programming Python, Richard L. Halterman, 2019 (PDF)
- Python Practice Book, Anand Chitipothu , (html)
- Python Programming (html)
- A Practical Introduction to Python Programming (hmtl)
- w3schools Python Tutorial (html)
- tutorialspoint Learn Python (html)
- (html)
- javaTPoint Python Tutorial (html)
- Programiz - Learn Python Programming (html)

Meeting Times:

- by email
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Evaluation Tool Weight
Programming Assignments    10 %
project 20 %
- midterm
- Final
30 %
Total 100%

attendance is required, otherwise students will fail from the course. Laboratory assignments should be submitted in order to get laboratory grade.

Tentative  Course Outline:

1 Introduction to Computers, Programming, and Python
2 Elementary Programming
3 Mathematical Functions, Strings, and Objects
4 Selections
5 Loops
6 Functions
7 Objects and Classes
8 Exam Week
9 More on Strings and Special Methods, GUI Programming Using Tkinter I
10 GUI Programming Using Tkinter II
11 Lists, Multidimensional Lists, Tuples, Sets, and Dictionaries
12 Inheritance and Polymorphism
13 Files and Exception Handling, Recursion
14 Review

Course Syllabus in PDF ()