Python Language Concepts: Deal with Runtime Errors Gracefully with Exception Handling

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level
Introductory
Subject
Software Development
Course Length
20 minutes
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Foundation

Course Description

Like any good programming language, especially a dynamically typed one, Python has a graceful way of dealing with runtime errors, or exceptions. In this course, we'll learn about the syntax and some other aspects of exception handling.

Requirements

  • Students should already be comfortable with Python language fundamentals, including: writing and using classes, methods, and functions, using container objects (e.g., list or dictionary), using decorators, using string formatting, using conditional operators

Instructors

Michael Dougherty

Michael Dougherty is an experienced full-stack engineer, functional programming aficionado, and musician. When he was 13 he brought a "Learn C++ in 21 days" book with him on a family vacation, and he has been writing code ever since. For the past few years, Michael has worked as a Web Development Mentor, as a Full Stack Senior Software Engineer, as well as on several side projects.