It is a tiny (about credit-card size), affordable and powerful computer. You can do most things that a normal desktop or laptop computer can do such as word processing, browsing the internet, play high-definition videos and games, coding and much more. Kids all over the world are using it to learn programming and electronics. The following video gives you an overview of what the Pi is.
This course will get you up and running with your Raspberry Pi. You will learn how to set up and configure it and how to access the Pi desktop from your laptop or tablet.
Since the Pi Raspbian OS is based on Linux you will also learn some essential Linux to allow you to get the most out of your Pi.You will also learn the basics of Python programming on the Raspberry Pi and how to connect a breadboard for a simple electronics project.
Module 1 : Up and Running with the Raspberry Pi
Module 2 : Using Linux on the Pi
To get the most out of your Pi, you will learn some essential Linux in this module.
Module 3 : Python on the Pi
Python is a simple to learn, yet powerful programming language.
Module 4 : Using the Pi and Python for Electronics Projects
Closing date for registration : November 22, 2017
Since 2006, he has conducted professional training courses in Python programming at the introductory, intermediate and advanced levels for several leading multinational companies in Malaysia, including Intel, F-Secure, CSGI, Experian and MIMOS amongst many others. He also conducts courses for the Django Web Development Framework, Linux and Tcl/Tk.
He also speaks frequently about Python, most recently at the MiniPyCon 2014 in Kuala Lumpur and at the Institution of Engineers, Malaysia.
Currently he operates Pytech Resources which specializes in Python and Django training and consultancy and software development. He has previously worked in technical and management positions with British Petroleum, ITT and Alcatel and also attended a senior management training program at the London Business School, UK.
He created the software for a leading e-commerce website using Python that dynamically generates comprehensive pdf reports either in English or Chinese and continues active development of new products for this website. But today Boey is primarily focused on teaching Python and Django.