Introduction to Python Programming Summer School
The University of South Australia is current seeking expressions of interest for a unique opportunity in an immersive learning environment to participate in the Introduction to Python Programming Summer School.
The Summer School will be delivered in blended learning mode with online learning, face to face contact of lectures and practical laboratories, a supported online forum and a Microsoft certified exam.
The program will provide access to resources from the Microsoft Imagine Academy (MSIA) that will focus on
- Skills analysis
- Learning solutions
- Practice tests
- Certification exam
You will learn how to recognise and write syntactically correct Python code, recognize data types supported by Python, and be able to recognize and write Python code that will logically solve a given problem. You will learn the Python programming language, become familiar with its features and capabilities, and understand how to write, debug, and maintain well-formed, well documented Python code.
The program will run from 7 January – 18 January 2019.
The course will be delivered in blended learning mode with 120 hours of online learning, 30 hours of face to face contact and a supported online forum. The contact time will provide lectures and practical laboratories.
It is currently proposed that the Microsoft certification exam (Python) wil be held on Saturday 16th February.
The University has 10 sponsored places available, requiring payment of $100 to enrol. Sponsored placements will be offered on a first come, first serve basis.
If you would like to receive more information on the program, the enrolment process and/or to be considered for a sponsored place, please leave your details below and we will contact to you in the near future.
Areas of study and research
- Health Research
- Alliance for Research in Exercise, Nutrition and Activity (ARENA)
- Centre for Cancer Biology
- Centre for Drug Discovery and Development
- Centre for Population Health Research
- Centre of Research Excellence for the Prevention of Chronic Conditions in Rural and Remote High Risk Populations
- International Centre for Allied Health Evidence
- Medicine and Device Surveillance CRE
- Quality Use of Medicines and Pharmacy Research Centre
and Social Sciences
- Art, Architecture and Design
- Communication, International Studies and Languages
- Psychology, Social Work and Social Policy
- Hawke Research Institute
- Asia Pacific Centre for Work Health and Safety
- Australian Centre for Child Protection
- Barbara Hardy Institute
- Centre for Research in Education
- Hawke EU Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence
- Centre for Islamic Thought and Education
- International Centre for Muslim and non-Muslim Understanding
- Research Centre for Languages and Cultures
- Zero Waste SA Research Centre for Sustainable Design and Behaviour (sd+b)
IT, Engineering and
- Future Industries Institute
- UniSA College