Intro to programming: teach yourself Python while cheating at Scrabble

Jessica McKellar, Founder, software engineer, open source developer

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19 Videos (2h 15m)
    • Welcome, a quick introduction, and why Python (1:36)

      1:35
    • Installing Python and a text editor (2:38)

      2:48
    • Starting Python, and the command line: bringing out the hacker within! (7:14)

      7:13
    • Python as a calculator (10:53)

      10:53
    • Python scripts (11:35)

      11:35
    • Making choices (28:29)

      28:29
    • Lists (11:12)

      11:12
    • Loops (16:07)

      16:07
    • Documentation (3:51)

      3:51
    • Modules (6:23)

      6:22
    • Dictionaries (6:02)

      6:02
    • Reading data from files (9:27)

      9:27
    • Building your Scrabble cheater! (1:56)

      1:55
    • Scrabble cheater step #1 (2:30)

      2:30
    • Scrabble cheater step #2 (1:39)

      1:39
    • Scrabble cheater step #3 (4:04)

      4:04
    • Scrabble cheater step #4 (1:35)

      1:35
    • Scrabble cheater step #5 (3:40)

      3:40
    • Congratulations! Wrap-up and next steps (3:51)

      3:51