PCAP: Programming Essentials in Python (Skills Boost/YPG)

Course Content

Learn Python, the Language for Internet of Things.

How great would it be to write your own computer program? Or, design a web or desktop application that millions of people could enjoy? Both are possible if you learn to code in Python. Python is an object-oriented programming language and is recommended for aspiring young developers who are interested in pursuing careers in Security, Networking and Internet-of-Things. No prior programming knowledge is required.

You'll learn these core skills:

  • Problem-solve using an algorithmic approach.
  • Understand programmers work in the software development process.
  • Gain knowledge on how a program is executed in a computer environment.

Entry Requirements

No entry requirements.

Method of Assessment

  • Chapter reading
  • 5 Modules
  • Practice Labs
  • Chapter Quizzes
  • Final Exams

Future Prospects

Completion of this course can lead to further study on one of our Certificate or HN courses or our certificated Cisco courses depending on previous experience and qualifications.  

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Work-based/Flexible Learning

  • Campus

    Off Site

  • Start Date

    01 Aug 2022

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration


  • Subject Area

    Computing & Creative Media

  • This course is currently free as part of our Skills Boost Activity but would normally cost £260.00
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