Programming with Python (part-time)

Online course 22.04.2024
10 weeks part time Instructor led

Are you an aspiring IT-professional, a manager or just interested in learning about coding and coding principles? Learning Python can give your career a real boost. 

The introductory to the Python module is meant to open the world of programming to first timers. Programmers who are skilled in Python are in great demand in competitive industries like finance, analytics, artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, and data science. 

During the 10-week program, you will learn the fundamentals of Python and object-oriented programming and gain the skills to build practical Python programs that can help optimize your workflow.


Erlend Hellum
The Python bootcamp was perfect for me. For people working full-time, I think this format works very wellErlend Hellum (Chief strategist at Folketrygdfondet)

About the course

Without any prior experience, you can learn the fundamentals of programming using the Python programming language as a basis.  Python is a popular C-based language that is well documented and has very powerful "out of the box" features Because it is also easy to read and write, it is the preferred language for first time coders In this course, you will set up a Jupyter Notebooks programming environment using Python 3 and then learn all the tools and techniques required to make diverse and useful Python programs 

Here are just a few examples of practical Python programs that you can make to simplify your daily life: collect and organize data from the internet (like the latest stock prices), create graphs and computer drawn images to visualize or interpret information, or automatically rename filenames. There are hundreds of tools you can use to automate mundane or boring tasks.

Top five reasons you should learn programming with Python

All our courses are designed to meet industry needs and provide you with the skills that are required to succeed in the workplace. Our highly qualified instructors have relevant industry experience, and they will help you get the full benefit from the course.

This course is open for everyone who is looking to the get a better understanding and learn basic programming skills. 

Tech Founder after Python Bootcamp: - I can work smarter and more effectively  


Course information

Where: The course is remote instructor led, so you can study from anywhere.

When: 22.04.2024

Duration and extent: 10 weeks part time (about 150 hours total).

Weekly schedule: 3 sessions synchronous online (6 hours total). 3-6 hours of joint problem solving online. 5 hours self study.

Price: NOK 39.000,-

Accelerate courses are unaccredited and therefore not eligible for loans and grants by the Norwegian State Educational Loan Fund.

What you will learn:

  • how to program with Python from scratch
  • the fundamentals of programming and coding principles
  • how to work with data efficiently using Python
  • how to use data to make decisions and create reports
  • how to use Python for automating routine tasks

Recommended prerequisites:

Microsoft Office (MS Word, Excel)

Career opportunities: 

Python-skills can open career opportunities within Software Engineering, Statistics, Academia and System Administration.

Examples of job titles: Python Developer, Data Analyst, Tool Developer, System Admin, Scripting Engineer.


Upon completion of the course you could be qualified to take and pass the PCEP - Certified Entry-Level Python Programmer and/or PCAP – Certified Associate in Python Programming exams.The course covers 56% of the curriculum for the PCAP certification and 93% for the PCEP certification.


Feel free to contact us if you have any questions. 

Phone: +47 909 50 256 -  (Mon-Fri: 09:00 → 15:00)