Python Beginners II Collection
As you start to become comfortable with Python, a great way to expand your skill is to see simple application development in action. Over 30 video-tutorials the two series in this collection show how to build simple, fully-working GUIs from scratch.
Our Python Beginners II collection consists of two series, 'Python 101 - easygui and csv' and 'Building an Image-viewer with wxPython'. These aim to increase your comfort with Python by guiding you gently through fully-worked and explained projects.
Python 101 - easygui and cvs
Aimed at Python Beginner Programmers, Python 101 - easygui and csv is a fully-worked series which shows how to build a complete application with a User Interface over the course of 17 gentle videos. It covers use of the comma-separated-values (csv) module, reading and writing files, handling exceptions and giving useful error messages. It also focusses on using test-driven development, automated-testing and refactoring to create more robust and reliable programs.
Python 101 - easygui and csv
Aimed at Python Beginner Programmers, this fully-worked series builds a complete application that utilises a User Interface, the comma-separated-values (csv) module, reads and writes files, handles exceptions and gives useful error messages, uses test-driven development, nosetests and refactoring. We do all of this inside Wingware's excellent Wing IDE.
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Building an Image-viewer with wxPython
Want to learn wxPython? Want a fully-worked example which leads you through to a working program? Want some exercises (with solutions!) which test your growing knowledge? Here we build a wxPython-based Image Viewer over 14 video-tutorials and at the end of the series you will be able to build your own wxPython applications.
Build a wxPython Image Viewer
Want to learn wxPython? Want a fully-worked example which leads you through to a working program? Want some exercises (with solutions!) which test your growing knowledge? Here we build a wxPython-based Image Viewer and at the end of the series you'll be able to build your own wxPython applications.
This series is aimed at Python programmers who have a little Python experience and no wxPython experience. Source-code and background information are included.
Release schedule - 12 episodes will be released between mid-February and the middle of March, the series will run for over 1 hour.
Versions - we use Python 2.5 and wxPython 22.214.171.124 (unicode). The source-code will run on all platforms.
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