Why learn Python for free with Flatiron School?
Our Python lessons are free — that way you can set your schedule and learn Python fundamentals at your own pace.
Our introductory lessons to help you learn Python basics are the best way to experience if learning to code is for you. Explore whether you’re passionate about pursuing data analysis and coding as a career, or if you just want to brush up on some skills.
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What you'll learn: Python basics
In this Python for Beginners tutorial, you'll explore how Python can help organize a data set of travel destinations, helping you access different components using different Python skills and techniques.
Learn how to identify string and float data types, integers, booleans, and type() methods.
Access elements of a list in Python and assign a single element of a list to a variable.
Dive into the traits of a list and see how to access different elements and components of Python lists.
Learn how Python assigns numbers to each element in a list using the index method.
Use .append() and .pop() to add and remove elements from a list.
Learn how you can use the len() length function and set() set function to compare and change items in a list.