Directory with (useful) resources
Master in Informatics and Computing Engineering
1. Official documentation
The Python Tutorial
— "official" tutorial introduces the reader informally to the basic concepts and features of the Python language and system.
The Python Language Reference
— "official" reference manual describes the syntax and “core semantics” of the language. It is terse, but attempts to be exact and complete.
The Python Standard Library
— "official"/technical explanation of what a particular function/operator does, examples of correct syntax, what the various libraries are, etc.
Peter Wentworth, Jeffrey Elkner, Allen B. Downey, and Chris Meyers, How to Think Like a Computer Scientist Learning with Python 3
, Release 3rd Edition, 2019, PDF HTML
Steven F. Lott, Building Skills in Python - A Programmer's Introduction to Python
, FreeTechBooks, 2010 HTML
David Mertz, Functional Programming in Python
, O’Reilly Media, 2015 PDF
Guttag, John. Introduction to Computation and Programming Using Python: With Application to Understanding Data, Second Edition. MIT Press, 2016. ISBN: 9780262529624
Ernesto Costa, Introdução à Programação e Resolução de Problemas com Python, FCA, 2015, ISBN: 9789727228164
João Pavão Martins, Programação em Python - Introdução à Programação Utilizando Múltiplos Paradigmas, Instituto Superior Técnico, 2ª edição, 2017, ISBN: 9789898481474
— Python Scientific Distribution (package manager, environment manager and Python distribution with a collection of 1,000+ open source packages)
(Scientific Python Development Environment) — an IDE useful for writing, running, and debugging code
— a lint tool that uses heuristics to catch bugs in your code
— an excellent way to actually visualize how the interpreter actually reads and executes your code
— a library for making multimedia applications like games built on top of the SDL library
5. Online exercises
6. Advanced challenges!
— additional programming challenges you can try once your Python knowledge becomes stronger
— HackerRank team is on a mission to match every developer in the world to the right job by providing a technical recruiting platform that assesses developers based on actual coding skills
— problems you can solve within an online interpreter
— a series of puzzles you can try to test your Python abilities
— improve your skills by training on real code challenges
— FPRO, 2020/21
teach/fpro/resources.txt · Last modified: 23/09/2020 23:28 by Correia Lopes