Python

Components 2 and 3 – Python

In this unit you will learn how to use the programming language Python and problem solve using the Python programming language.  This is a key skill both for the practical exam (Component 2) and for the non-exam assessment (Component 3).

You may find it useful to refer to The Big Python Guide when doing these lessons.

Weeks 1 and 2 – Input/Output
Weeks 3 and 4 – Maths in Python
Weeks 5 and 6 – Variables and Constants
Weeks 7 and 8 – Selection (If…Elif…Else)
Weeks 9 and 10 – Selection (AND, OR, NOT)
Weeks 11 and 12 – Loops
Weeks 13 and 14 – Functions
Weeks 15 and 16 – String Handling
Weeks 17 and 18 – Arrays and Lists
Weeks 18 and 20 – Searching and Sorting
Weeks 21 and 22 – Security and Authentication