Python is one of the most popular programming languages in use today. Knowledge of the language provides many career opportunities. The Python language was built with the programmer in mind, it has high readability and simple syntax compared with many other programming languages. It is used for both small and enterprise programming tasks and applications. Python is extremely versatile, common implementations are used for software applications and scripts that target data science, software engineering, application development and artificial intelligence. This certificate provides a foundation for creating applications and scripts to create software solutions utilizing the Python language and supporting libraries.
The following concepts will be explored through this certificate:
- Key programming concepts of Python
- Hands-on coding development combined with Python best practices
- Additional functionality of Python via use of third-party libraries
- Communication with local and remote data sources