13 August 2021
Programming 1: Introduction to Programmingonline course
Introduction to Programming is a course for absolute beginners in programming. The course will provide a gentle, yet intensive, introduction to programming.
The concepts program and algorithm. Designing and testing small programs.
Dividing program into smaller entities: functions. Passing parameters and return values.
Variables. Scope. Data types.
Strings and lists.
Basic operations of file handling.
Good programming practices.
Sets and dictionaries.
Combining data structures.
Basics of classes and objects.
Basics of graphical user interfaces.
Default values of parameters.
Lambda-functions. List comprehensions. Function parameters.
University students and graduates from around the world.
After successfully passing the course a student
understands the basic concepts of programming (variables and control structures)
knows how to divide a program into functions
understands how to use some basic data structure (lists and dictionaries)
is able to combine basic data structures to create more complex nested structures
is capable to solve small programming problems
is familiar with good programming practices
understands the basic ideas of object oriented programming (class and object)
has a knowledge of basic priciples of programming graphical user interfaces
EUR 210: Course fee for students external to Tampere University and Tampere University of Applied Sciences.
EUR 0: Courses are free of charge to degree students and exchange students (academic year 2021-2022) of Tampere University and Tampere University of Applied Sciences.
No scholarships available.