Python Testing for Beginners

Video description

Python Testing for Beginners

Over 1 hour of course material with practice code

Quickly learn learn how to test in Python

Learn the basics of Python testing in this course. From a brief overview of the standard library to using a more modern approach with Pytest, one of the most popular testing libraries in Python. By the end of this week, you should be comfortable working with existing tests, creating new tests, and debugging test failures.

All lessons and videos have accompanying GitHub Repositories with example code.

Reference GitHub Repository

Learning Objectives

In this course you will learn to:

  • Understand the basics of testing and its importance
  • Write and run tests with functions and classes
  • Use Pytest for running and creating tests
  • Apply different techniques for debugging including PDB and stopping on failure
  • Use fixtures to simplify tests that make identical assertions


Product information

  • Title: Python Testing for Beginners
  • Author(s): Alfredo Deza, Noah Gift
  • Release date: August 2022
  • Publisher(s): Pragmatic AI Labs
  • ISBN: 27675040VIDEOPAIML