Learn Python 3

Learn the basics of Python 3, one of the most powerful, versatile, and in-demand programming languages today.

4.6 out of 5 stars
1,766,628 learners enrolled
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  • Time to complete

    Approx. 25 hours
  • Certificate of completion

    Included with paid plans
  • Prerequisites


About this course

If you’re looking for a programming language that’s flexible and easy to read, try learning Python. It’s one of the most popular languages today, and programming in Python is used for everything from web and software development to data science and analytics to quality assurance.

Skills you'll gain

  • Write Python 3 programs

  • Simplify the code you write

  • Take your skills off-platform


14 lessons • 12 projects • 12 quizzes
The platform

Hands-on learning

Don’t just watch or read about someone else coding — write your own code live in our online, interactive platform. You’ll even get AI-driven recommendations on what you need to review to help keep you on track.
Animated demonstration of running code in Codecademy's learning environment

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Practice Projects

Guided projects that help you solidify the skills and concepts you're learning.


Auto-graded quizzes and immediate feedback help you reinforce your skills as you learn.

Certificate of Completion

Earn a document to prove you've completed a course or path that you can share with your network.

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  • 5 out of 5 stars
    Ahmad J4 days ago
    I would highly recommend this Python course to anyone looking to learn the language. Whether you're a beginner or have some experience with programming, this course will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to start using Python effectively. Thanks CodeCademy for helping me to learn this amazing programming language!
  • 5 out of 5 stars
    Clark Haikal4 days ago
    Very well made, I enjoy the interactive aspect.
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    Justin S4 days ago
    This course is a great way to obtain the basics in coding Python.
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    Nick B4 days ago
    Easy way to learn Python at a basic level.
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    Tony D.4 days ago
    Great format for learning!
  • 4 out of 5 stars
    Ryan M4 days ago
    Has been pretty helpful with my coding process.

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Frequently asked questions about Python 3

  • Python is a powerful and flexible general-purpose language with many applications. Python 3 is the latest version of the language, and it’s great for new and seasoned developers alike. In fact, it’s one of the most popular programming languages in the world.