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In the course, ‘Python Programming - Working with Functions and Handling Errors’ the topics of function and error handling will be explored. You will learn about how to create your own functions and how to use them, along with learning about errors that can occur in your code and how you can use the try/except statement to handle potential errors.
The course starts off with introducing you to functions, were it will teach you how to create your own functions and how to pass parameters into your functions. The second module, will teach you about what type of errors you can get and about different methods for handling errors. In the end you will be taught about using the try/except statement to test pieces of code that may cause an error.
This course will be of great interest to those learners who wish to get started in programming and improve their ability to write programs using the Python programming language. Prerequisites: It is recommended that you have completed the previous courses on programming with Python: 'Programming Concepts with Python', 'Python Programming - Working with Numbers, Dates and Time', 'Python Programming - Working with Complex Decisions and Events' and 'Python Programming - Working with Lists and Files'.Start Course Now
Having completed this course you will be able to:
- Identify a function and where you use them.
- Describe the process of creating a function.
- Discuss the use of parameters in creating functions.
- Explain the use of a try/ except function.
- Discuss ways of testing code for errors.
- Describe how to get information about an error that occurred.
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