Automate the Boring Stuff with Python Programming

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 … Continue reading Automate the Boring Stuff with Python Programming