Introduction to Python Scripting

This course introduces participants to the Python programming language in a security context. Participants are shown core Python language structures before applying these to security problems. Key libraries are introduced, along with common design patterns for security applications.

Topics covered include:

  • Algorithm design
  • Core Python coding syntax
  • Basic security applications of Python
  • Collaboration strategies for rapid prototyping

*Note: This is not an introductory programming course.  Participants are assumed to be familiar with algorithmic design and to have some experience in a different programming language.

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UNSW Canberra Cyber

UNSW Canberra Cyber is a unique, cutting-edge, interdisciplinary research and teaching centre, working to develop the next generation of cyber security experts and leaders.

The centre is based in Canberra at the Australian Defence Force Academy and provides professional, undergraduate and post graduate education in cyber security. Our air-gapped, state of the art cyber range offers a secure environment where we deliver a number of technical and highly specialised learning opportunities.

Our courses are designed to give the next generation of cyber security professionals the skill sets needed to thrive in the industry. We can also create bespoke professional education programs tailored to your organisation's needs.

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