Hours of Content: 16
If you have always wanted to learn to code, this is your place to start. In this course, you will learn how to code in the Python 3.5 programming language.
Whether you have or have not coded before, you can learn how to use Python. Python is a popular programming language that is useful to know because of its versatility. Python is easy to understand and can be used in many different environments. Cross-platform apps and 3D environments are often made in Python.
This course does not assume any level of experience and is therefore perfect for beginners! We will cover basic programming concepts for people who have never programmed before. This course covers key topics in Python and coding in general, including variables, loops, and classes. Moreover, you will learn how to handle input, output, and errors.
To learn how to use Python, we will create our own functioning Blackjack game! In this game, you will receive cards, submit bets, and keep track of your score. By the end of this course, you will be able to use the coding knowledge you gained to make your own apps and environments in Python.
John Bura is has been a successful instructor since 2011. John Bura has been programming games since 1997 and teaching since 2002. John is the owner of the game development studio Mammoth Interactive. This company produces XBOX 360, iPhone, iPad, android, HTML 5, ad-games and more. Mammoth Interactive recently sold a game to Nickelodeon! John has been contracted by many different companies to provide game design, audio, programming, level design and project management. To this day John has 40 commercial games that he has contributed to. Several of the games he has produced have risen to the top 10 in the Apple's app store. In his spare time John likes to play ultimate Frisbee, cycle and work out.