Python Programming

Course Description

This course provides a complete introduction to the Python language. Topics covered include primitive and collection data types, operators and statements, loops and branching, functions and variable scoping, modules and packages, object-oriented programming, file handling, regular expressions, and exception handling.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
24090 CIS 41A 02Y M·W···· 11:30 AM-01:20 PM Clare Nguyen AT311

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2023-09-25 to 2023-12-15.
CIS 41A-02Y: HYBRID, meets on-campus and online. This class meets each week on-campus and online as noted in the class listing. Students must have access to a computer, the internet and an individual email address. Most De Anza classes will use the Canvas course management system. We recommend a laptop or desktop computer to successfully complete the course; a tablet or phone may not be adequate for all assignments and tests. Information about Canvas and Online Education Orientation can be found in Canvas on the Student Resources page: The Student Online Resources hub with extensive information and tips can be found at **THIS COURSE IS FOR STUDENTS WHO HAVE COMPLETED AT LEAST ONE PROGRAMMING COURSE. ***Please complete the form found at if you feel that you can evidence equivalent coursework and/or job experience that meet the prerequisites for this [http://course.****]course.****

Course Details

4.5 Units
  • Weekly Lecture Hours: 4
  • Weekly Lab Hours: 1.5
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading

Requisite and Advisory

CIS D022A or CIS D036A or CIS D040.
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