Higher Education

Introduction to Python Programming and Developing GUI Applications with PyQT, 1st Edition

  • B. M. Harwani
  • ISBN-10: 1435460979  |  ISBN-13: 9781435460973
  • 304 Pages
  • © 2012 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $22.50



INTRODUCTION TO PYTHON PROGRAMMING AND DEVELOPING GUI APPLICATIONS WITH PYQT 1E teaches Python programming step-by-step through practical examples that readers can see in action right away. It begins with a solid introduction of Python from scratch, covering loops, control structures, sequences, functions, classes, and exception handling. Thereafter, the book explores file handling and GUI application development in PyQT, the powerful cross-platform GUI layout and forms builder that allows programmers to rapidly design and build widgets and dialogs. This is a great book for newbie programmers interested in learning Python

Features and Benefits

  • Helps you develop Python programming skills and apply them in developing real time applications.
  • Enables you to understand complex topics like inheritance, file handling, exception handling, manipulating sequences, etc. through running examples.
  • Teaches you how to develop GUI applications in PyQT.
  • Teaches you how to store, fetch, and update database records through Python applications.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Python.
2. Loops and Conditions.
3. Sequences.
4. Functions.
5. Object Oriented Programming.
6. File Handling.
7. GUI Programming with PyQT.
8. Using Qt Designer.
9. Accessing Databases.
10. Introduction to Django.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

B. M. Harwani

B. M. Harwani is the founder and owner of Microchip Computer Education (MCE), based in Ajmer, India, which provides computer education in all programming and web-development platforms. He has more than 20 years’ experience teaching programming concepts and has written many books on topics related to programming and development, including JSP, JSF, EJB, PHP, .NET, Joomla, jQuery, WordPress, and smartphones. To learn more, visit his blog, http://bmharwani.com/blog.