Thursday evening at 6, we are starting a "Python for Programmers" class at
our labs at UCSC-Extension in Santa Clara, right across 101 from the Great
9 Thursday evenings: Python for Programmers
Direct links are at: http://pythontrainer.com
The Programmers' class will be low-pressure, but fast-paced, where
students learn and practice core concepts and Pythonic thinking. To join
this class, you should be well-practiced at programming in some other
If you don't feel up to the medium-fast-paced class for seasoned programmers,
please take the Python for Beginning Programmers class for six Tuesday
evenings: Oct 2 to Nov 6, 2012. There we will concentrate on some basic
engineering mechanisms so that you can take the Programmers' class at a
Another choice is to take the Programmers' class in speed-study fashion,
Dec 3 - Dec 6, 2012.
All the Python courses are hands-on. After each short lecture, students
are given lab time and exercises that provide practice with the new
concepts. Next, a new material set is distributed which contains
solutions to the lab exercises and notes for the next short lecture, and
the next set of lab exercises. Questions are always welcome; discussion
and pair-programming are encouraged.
Please come, and send students!
Marilyn Davis, Ph.D.