Python was created by Guido van Rossum in 1991 as a general-purpose programming language. It is interactive and interpreted language. It supports both structured and object oriented style of programming. Python is an open source language under general public license(GPL).
Advantage of Python is that it has wide range of libraries and built in functions which aid in rapid development of applications. Python is easy to learn and follows a simple syntax, so it is a good choice for beginners.
By the end of this course, you will be able to
Write business logic using Python
Create functions and reuse them
Store and access group of/multiple elements using single variable name
Develop user defined functions
Organize code using modules and packages
Perform file i/o operations in a python program
Handle exceptions in the program
Knowledge on below concepts of any programming language will be useful.