A practical programming course for office workers, academics, and administrators who want to improve their productivity.
What are the requirements?
-No programming experience is required.
-Downloading and installing Python is covered at the start of the course.
-Basic computer skills: surfing websites, running programs, saving and opening documents, etc.
What am I going to get from this course?
-Automate tasks on their computer by writing simple Python programs.
-Write programs that can do text pattern recognition with “regular expressions”.
-Programmatically generate and update Excel spreadsheets.
-Parse PDFs and Word documents.
-Crawl web sites and pull information from online sources.
-Write programs that send out email notifications.
-Use Python’s debugging tools to quickly figure out bugs in your code.
-Programmatically control the mouse and keyboard to click and type for you.