Intro to Python

In this course, students are introduced to the basic syntax of the Python programming language. You will learn how to create basic Python programs using an interactive programming environment to perform calculations, work with string values, and print messages to the screen. The concepts of variable declaration, assignment statements, functions, writing meaningful comments, and using good naming conventions will be used to write simple programs. Games such as Pong, Quiz Game, and Tic-Tac-Toe will be developed throughout the course.

Who Is This Course For? 


What Will You Learn? 
How to perform simple calculations based on expressions and operators.
How to use the print command to write messages and various output to the screen.
How to use control structures (sequence, selection (if...then), and repetition (loops) to manage program logic.
How to create simple programs and games in Python.
How to use various functions to easily automate repetitive complex programming tasks.


15 hours

Course Schedule:

Starting Wednesday, September 13, 2023 - 12:30pm
Newburgh Free Library
124 Grand St
Newburgh, 12550
All class dates:
Sep 20, Sep 27, Oct 4