Python Foundations

Certificate of Achievement | Code: 1481

About the program

The Python Foundations Certificate of Achievement prepares you to become a programmer and problem solver. The versatility of Python is useful for a wide range of purposes from web development and text processing to machine learning and artificial intelligence. Its extensive applicability to data analysis makes Python the program of choice for coding. Using Python to create applications for various industries will prepare you with the skills you need to succeed in software development and applications, as well as provide a foundation for data analysis.

Program information

All courses must be completed within 2 years of acceptance into the program.

Admission requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), or equivalent, OR 19 years of age or older

Admission procedures

  • Submit a completed Conestoga College Program Application Form.
  • Final selection is made following an assessment of the admission requirements.

Graduate opportunities

For more details on related occupations, job market information and career opportunities, see the Government of Canada website: https://www.jobbank.gc.ca/home

For more details on related occupations, job market information and career opportunities, see the Government of Canada website: https://www.jobbank.gc.ca/home

Program outcomes

  • Write and execute interactive Python scripts
  • Use logical operators, conditional elements and loops
  • Manage project files and perform basic error handling and testing
  • Build a Python application using a Version Control System
  • Create a database-backed web application using Django framework
  • Deploy a Python web application to a cloud platform

Program contact

Continuing Education
Upcoming Registrations

Mark your calendars for our upcoming registration dates so you can plan your future.

Spring Registration: February 4, 2019
Fall Registration: July 8, 2019