Deep Dive into Python

Offered by School of InfoComm Technology

Short Course / 5 days / TGS-2020504452

Note: The Sep 2022 run for this course is now open, please click on the APPLY button to submit your application. To receive an alert about the future runs for this course, please click on the INDICATE INTEREST button. Thank you.
Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Lesson Plan
Trainer Profile
Certification
Entry Requirements
Course Fees

Course Information

Python is one of the most popular programming languages around due to its powerful yet simple-to-learn features.

Used in diverse fields ranging from academic research, Artificial Intelligence, scientific computing to game development, Python is a valuable and versatile tool for creating quick solutions that can be easily understood.

Learning Outcomes

Get a solid grounding in Python for development of applications, websites and web applications. Arm yourself with fundamental concepts of programming such as data types, variables, expressions, operators, selection structures, lists, functions, objects, classes and file I/O.

At the end of the course, you will be able to:
  • Apply the steps involved in problem solving using computers
  • Analyze problems and design suitable algorithms to solve real-world problems with a programming language
  • Apply the fundamental concepts of programming such asdata types, variables, expressions, operators,selection structures and repetition structures,lists,functions,objects and classes andfile I/O.

Course 
Schedule

Course Date: 22, 23, 26, 27, 28 Sept
Application Period: 1 Jul – 21 Aug 2022
Duration: 5 days
Time: 9am to 6pm
Delivery Mode: Synchronous e-Learning
Venue: Online

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Lesson Plan

  • Problem solving using computers and Introduction to Python
  • Simple Python Programming and Debugging – Variables – Data types (integer, float, boolean) – Interactivity – Operators (mathematical, logical)
  • Formatting
  • Strings and Lists
  • Functions
  • Selection Structure
  • Repetition Structure
  • File I/O
  • Introduction to Classes
  • Exception Handling
  • Mini Assignment / Assessment

Trainer's Profile

Yang Zhenbin

Yang Zhenbin graduated from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Computing in Information Systems (Hons) and holds a PhD. (Information Systems) from National University of Singapore.

Zhenbin has been a full-time lecturer with the Polytechnic since 2015. He currently teaches programming and cloud computing modules related to Diploma in Information Technology.

Certification

Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who achieve at least 75% attendance and pass all required assessments.

For participants who meet the 75% attendance requirement but did not pass all required assessments will be given a certificate of participation.


Entry Requirements

  • Participants are to bring their own laptopfor the course
  • Participants should be familiar with the use of computers
  • Participants should preferably have passed GCE ‘O’ Levels course of study
  • No previous programming experience is necessary

Course Fees

Course fee is payable upon acceptance. It is inclusive of 7% GST and subject to review.

SkillsFuture Credit
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Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
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Enhanced Training Support
For enhanced training support, enter SME in the promo code during course application.

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Full Course Fee$1476.60
Singaporeans aged below 40, Permanent Residents & **LTVP+ qualified for SkillsFuture Funding$442.98
Singaporeans aged 40 & above qualified for SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy$166.98
Singaporeans, Permanent Residents & ##LTVP+ qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs$166.98
Others (and Repeat Students)$1476.60