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PCEP Python preparation and certification

The PCEP Python MDT video course is designed for anyone interested in learning Python from scratch. The video course prepares you for the Certified Entry-Level Python Programmer Certification Exam provided by the Python Institute.

The course, created by the MDT team, meets the highest standards and covers the full scope of the PCEP program by the OpenEDG team

Find out the course syllabus

1. The fundamentals of computer programming, i.e. how the computer works, how the program is executed. How the programming language is defined and constructed. Also what the difference is between compilation and interpretation. What Python is, how it is positioned among other programming languages, and what distinguishes the different versions of Python.

2. The basic methods of formatting and outputting data offered by Python, together with the primary kinds of data and numerical operators, their mutual relations and bindings. The concept of variables and variable naming conventions; the assignment operator, the rules governing the building of expressions; the inputting and converting of data.

3. Boolean values to compare difference values and control the execution paths using the if and if-else instructions; the utilization of loops (while and for) and how to control their behavior using the break and continue instructions. The difference between logical and bitwise operations; the concept of lists and list processing, including the iteration provided by the for loop, and slicing; the idea of multi-dimensional arrays;

4. The defining and using of functions – their rationale, purpose, conventions, and traps; the concept of passing arguments in different ways and setting their default values, along with the mechanisms of returning the function’s results; name scope issues; new data aggregates: tuples and dictionaries, after that their role in data processing.

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