Python Boot Camp at De Anza College

Grades 7 - 12  / July 8 - July 12

This camp is a beginner’s introduction to Python programming. Becoming comfortable with Python at an early age is a perfect foundation for future programming success. Students will learn to write Python code for their own gaming platform, which they will design and develop while using object-oriented Python programing and Pygame.  This camp is designed for beginners and will prepare students for these De Anza College Academy classes: Python Programming – Intermediate Level and Python Programming for Raspberry Pi.
 
Topics include:

  • Syntax – including variables, nested conditionals, defining new object classes and structure.
  • Functions
  • Implementation of graphics, animation and music
  • Application of Python language and associated principles for gaming platforms and design

Logistics

  • Location: 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd, Cupertino, CA 95014
  • Times: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Students may be dropped off at 8:15 a.m. While class ends at 4:30 p.m., student supervision is available until 4:45 p.m.  All students must be picked up before 4:45 p.m. daily, without exception.
  • Breaks & Lunch: Students will be able to purchase snacks and lunch at the De Anza College Campus Center Monday-Thursday. Please send your student with snacks and a bag lunch on Fridays.

Registration & Policies

To learn more about how to register, click here.  Please click here for policies on adding, changing or dropping classes.


Contact Us

De Anza College Community Education
Learning Center, Room LC-141 
21250 Stevens Creek Boulevard
Cupertino, CA 95014
408.864.8817
communityeducation@deanza.edu
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