Gain the skills to use the popular programming language Python, a skill that is favoured in any IT role. Learn how to create simple applications using coding and apply introductory programming techniques to set yourself up for success.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Create and test code
Apply language syntax and layout
Create a simple application
Develop algorithms and solutions to given problems
Create and write script and code according to design and process requirements
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
A nationally accredited Statement of Attainment
A pathway to further study in programming and information technology
Possible credit toward a full qualification depending on your chosen further study
Specialist skills that allow you to program using Python
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
Experience and knowledge in operating systems, file structures, applications and high-level research skills
A foundational understanding of computers, the internet and saving files
An interest in emerging technology and the information technology (IT) industry
Good digital literacy
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like: help desk assistant/officer with the Certificate IV in Information Technology, ICT support officer with the Certificate IV in Information Technology, web developer with the Diploma of Information Technology and software developer with the Diploma of Information Technology (Advanced Programming).
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Statement of Attainment in Programming with Python does not have any pre-requisite courses.
The Statement of Attainment in Programming with Python does not have any related courses.
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