2021 Fall - Precourse for Python Programming

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Python is one of the most popular programming languages used by developers today and is considered one of the best programming languages for Artificial Intelligence. But you don’t have to wait until college to learn it!In this course, students will be introduced to some of the latest features from MIT’s latest Scratch 3.0 software, including video sensing, text-to-speech voices, visualized data, Google translation, and machine learning

In the last 4 classes of the semester, students will use text-based Python programming to create interactive and fun games. This course focuses on building computational thinking skills and cultivates students’ interest for further coding learning.By the end of the course, students will be able to:

  • Transfer programming and thinking skills from Scratch to Python
  • Use fundamental Python programming skills
  • Identify errors in your Python code based on error messages, and debug your scripts

Michael Chen

Hello! My name is Michael Chen, and I am currently a sophomore studying electrical engineering and computer science at the University of Michigan. A little bit about my background, I am originally from Oklahoma, and am currently living in Ann Arbor. In my free time, I like to play volleyball and skateboard, and I recently got into rollerblading!

COURSE FEATURES

Enrollment Status

Open

Price

$240

Grade

G5-G7

Max Enrollment

8

Dates

September 19, 2021 – December 12, 2021

Time

Every Sunday
12:45 pm EST – 02:15 pm EST

Note

No Class on 11/28

Location

Online

Duration

12 Weeks