Introduction to Idioms in Python

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In this lesson, we'll look at rules for writing Python code, PEP 8, and various naming conventions. This lesson is part of a series of content designed to help you learn to program with the Python programming language.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the concept of Pythonic code
  • Describe the purpose of PEP 8
  • Describe the naming convention for common types

Intended Audience

This lesson was designed for first-time developers wanting to learn Python. 

Prerequisites 

This is an introductory lesson and doesn’t require any prior programming knowledge.

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Ben Lambert is a software engineer and was previously the lead author for DevOps and Microsoft Azure training content at Cloud Academy. His courses and learning paths covered Cloud Ecosystem technologies such as DC/OS, configuration management tools, and containers. As a software engineer, Ben’s experience includes building highly available web and mobile apps. When he’s not building software, he’s hiking, camping, or creating video games.

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