The courses follow these fine and very well-known books:
Learning Python – Powerful Object-Oriented Programming
by Mark Lutz,
publisher: O'Reilly Media
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Google and YouTube use Python because it's highly adaptable, easy to maintain, and allows for rapid development.
If you want to write high-quality, efficient code that's easily integrated with other languages and tools,
this hands-on book will help you be productive with Python quickly -- whether you're new to programming or just new to Python.
It's an easy-to-follow self-paced tutorial, based on author and Python expert Mark Lutz's popular training course.
Each chapter contains a stand-alone lesson on a key component of the language,
and includes a unique "Test Your Knowledge" section with practical exercises and quizzes,
so you can practice new skills and test your understanding as you go.
You'll find lots of annotated examples and illustrations to help you get started with Python 3.0.
Expert Python Programming
by Tarek Ziadé,
publisher: Packt Publishing
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Python is a dynamic programming language, used in a wide range of domains by programmers who find it simple, yet powerful.
From the earliest version 15 years ago to the current one, it has constantly evolved with productivity and code readability in mind.
Even if you find writing Python code easy, writing code that is efficient and easy to maintain and reuse is not so straightforward.
This book will show you how to do just that:
it will show you how Python development should be done.
Python expert Tarek Ziadé takes you on a practical tour of Python application development,
beginning with setting up the best development environment,
and along the way looking at agile methodologies in Python,
and applying proven object-oriented principles to your design.