CIS 340
Introduction to Programming in Python

Course Description

This course provides a hands-on introduction to computation through programming and problem-solving. Using the popular Python programming language, students will learn software engineering concepts and basic programming constructs while creating graphical applications.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
26555 CIS 340 05Z ··W···· 01:30 PM-02:20 PM Anita Whitehill ONLINE
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Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2022-09-26 to 2022-12-16.
General Course Statement(s): NONCREDIT: This is a noncredit enhanced, CTE course.
CIS -340.-5Z: Fully ONLINE. This noncredit class mirrors the credit class of the same number (CIS 340 mirrors CIS 40), therefore the course descriptions are the same. Noncredit courses cannot be used to earn an associate degrees nor any college transcripable certificates and are not transferable. They may, however, be used to obtain a non-credit certificate when offered. For information about noncredit classes access This is an online lecture, laboratory class. The lecture meets each week as noted in the class listing. The laboratory does not have scheduled meetings and can be completed independently each week on the student's own time. Students must have access to a computer, the internet and an individual email address. Most De Anza classes will use the Canvas course management system. We recommend a laptop or desktop computer to successfully complete the course; a tablet or phone may not be adequate for all assignments and tests. Information about Canvas and Online Education Orientation can be found in Canvas on the Student Resources page: The Student Online Resources hub with extensive information and tips can be found at

Course Details

0 Units
  • Weekly Lecture Hours: 4
  • Weekly Lab Hours: 1.5
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Non-credit Class
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Grading

Requisite and Advisory

MATH D114. or equivalent
EWRT D211. and READ D211., or ESL D272. and D273.
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