posted on Aug, 16 2012 @ 12:40 AM
reply to post by Manhater
As a Software Engineering student, I think starting out with Python is absolutely fine; it's an elegant and easy to learn language.
The basics of any programming language can be learned without taking a course. You may however have some trouble understanding more advanced topics
like polymorphism or threading.
If you start having trouble, there are many outlets for you to further your learning through a different medium. One of my favorite channels is
Another place I like to visit every now and then is DreamInCode
. Very friendly and knowledgeable community at
If all else fails, send me a message and we can chat on Skype. I'm always willing to help a fellow programmer.
Good luck with your studies. I hope everything goes well.