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Python Programming 101

at Practical Programming - The Loop

Course Details
$99 10 seats left
Start Date:

Tue, May 26, 6:00pm - 9:00pm CT

The Loop, Downtown/Loop
29 E Madison, 16 Fl. Suite 1620
S Wabash Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60602
Purchase Options
Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Thalo Menninga

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this python class:

Ever wondered how to get started with Python programming? Look no further than Python Programming 101 – a live Python tutorial in Chicago.

About this Event

Ever wondered how to get started with Python programming? Look no further than Python Programming 101 – a live Python tutorial in Chicago with expert instructors from Practical Programming. This is a “Python for absolute beginners” workshop – the best Python class that caters to complete beginners who have never coded before. Python programming is the hottest trend in software engineering – it can be learned quickly and easily, and can be used to automate the boring stuff in your projects.


The goal of this live workshop is to help people who have never coded before get started with Python programming. We will explain core principles of programming and Python. Get a taste of programming and get your feet wet with simple but practical Python code. During this 3-hour workshop, we will take our first steps with Python. We will install Python, and learn how to create and run Python files. We will cover the cornerstones of programming, Python Built-In Data Types (integer, float, and string). We will also learn how to apply Python functions and methods.

We call ourselves Practical Programming, so we will do a bunch of easy to follow and understand exercises, which you can easily repeat on your own after this class.


Anyone who wants to make their first steps in programming and find out what the Python programming language is all about. If you are new to coding and want to get started in programming, you can learn the basics of Python at Python Programming 101 instructor-led workshop in Chicago.


  • How to install Python
  • How to get started with Python.
  • How to Create and Run Python files
  • Built-In Data Types: Int, Float and String
  • Built-In functions and methods
  • Conditional statements If and Else
  • Automate the boring stuff with python

Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

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Refund Policy
If you withdraw two days before the course start date, any deposit paid will be refunded in full. 

No refunds will be given for cancellations made after that date. If you cannot attend our class or workshop, for which you were charged, you will receive 25% discount for any other course.


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Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
6:00pm - 9:00pm Central Time Thalo Menninga 1 $99

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Python Programming 101
Reviewed by Morgan M. on 10/2/2019
Wonderful teacher, in depth class! I learned way more than I expected would be possible in just 3 hours. Highly recommend!
Python Programming 101
Reviewed by Tomas C. on 6/12/2019
pretty fun and informative. Very good teacher with a lot of knowledge about the topic
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