Python Programming for Beginners by Jody S. Ginther
Title: Start Here: Python Programming for Beginners
Author: Jody S. Ginther
Published: eBook 2010
Status: The new 2013 free version of this book contains the same lessons updated and expanded upon. However, it is now a partial version of a full course that is now available in print or digital editions. You can still download the updated free edition on our download page.
Book Description: Start Here: Python 3x Programming Made Fun and Easier is a 21 lesson course for the beginning programmer. It is ideal for high school, college, and university classes. This course can also be used as a self-study course. It contains all of the lessons in Start Here: Python Programming for Beginners, but will take you to a much higher skill level. Start Here: Python 3x Programming Made Fun and Easier will take you from ground zero to being able to create your own arcade style game, understand how to write a software design plan, choose a versioning system, license, and finally how to package your game into an installation file for distribution. This crash course, condensed into 21 lessons, is truly a fun and easier way to learn how to become a programmer.
About the Author
Jody S. Ginther is a professor who has been teaching Business, Math, Science, Communications, Business Administration, and IT subjects at universities in mainland China for the last 15 years. He was born in the USA. Jody has been involved in educational and speed learning research for decades. He is currently teaching PhD's, medical doctors, university administrators, hospital administrators, and researchers at a major medical research university and various hospitals in Southern China. His hobbies include; learning, working, martial arts, nearly all forms of art, animation, programming, movie making, and music. He is also the founder and president of Alien Cat Studios. ® and established Quantum SightTM for educational research, faster learning, and self-development.