PYTHON Training

 

 An Introduction to Python

  • Introduction
  • A Brief History of Python
  • Python Versions
  • Installing Python
  • Environment Variables
  • Executing Python from the Command Line
  • IDLE
  • Editing Python Files
  • Python Documentation
  • Getting Help
  • Dynamic Types
  • Python Reserved Words
  • Naming Conventions

 

Basic Python Syntax

  • Basic Syntax
  • Comments
  • String Values
  • String Methods
  • The format Method
  • String Operators
  • Numeric Data Types
  • Conversion Functions
  • Simple Output
  • Simple Input
  • The % Method
  • The print Function

 

Language Components

  • Indenting Requirements
  • The if Statement
  • Relational and Logical Operators
  • Bit Wise Operators
  • The while Loop
  • break and continue
  • The for Loop

 

Collections

  • Introduction
  • Lists
  • Tuples
  • Sets
  • Dictionaries
  • Sorting Dictionaries
  • Copying Collections
  • Summary

 

Functions

  • Introduction
  • Defining Your Own Functions
  • Parameters
  • Function Documentation
  • Keyword and Optional Parameters
  • Passing Collections to a Function
  • Variable Number of Arguments
  • Scope
  • Functions – “First Class Citizens”
  • Passing Functions to a Function
  • map
  • filter
  • Mapping Functions in a Dictionary
  • Lambda
  • Inner Functions
  • Closures

 

 

Modules

  • Modules
  • Standard Modules – sys
  • Standard Modules – math
  • Standard Modules – time
  • The dir Function

 

Exceptions

  • Errors
  • Runtime Errors
  • The Exception Model
  • Exception Hierarchy
  • Handling Multiple Exceptions
  • raise
  • assert

 

Input and Output

  • Introduction
  • Data Streams
  • Creating Your Own Data Streams
  • Access Modes
  • Writing Data to a File
  • Reading Data From a File
  • Additional File Methods
  • Using Pipes as Data Streams
  • Handling IO Exceptions
  • Working with Directories
  • Metadata
  • The pickle Module

 

Classes in Python

  • Classes in Python
  • Principles of Object Orientation
  • Creating Classes
  • Instance Methods
  • File Organization
  • Special Methods
  • Class Variables
  • Inheritance
  • Polymorphism
  • Type Identification
  • Custom Exception Classes

 

Regular Expressions

  • Introduction
  • Simple Character Matches
  • Special Characters
  • Character Classes
  • Quantifiers
  • The Dot Character
  • Greedy Matches
  • Grouping
  • Matching at Beginning or End
  • Match Objects
  • Substituting
  • Splitting a String
  • Compiling Regular Expressions
  • Flags