Skillsoft will be conducting a series of infrastructure upgrades in the next few months, which will require downtime, scheduled as follows:
  • Saturday, December 14, 2019: 7:00 am ET to 7:00 pm ET
  • Saturday, January 18, 2020: 7:00 am ET to 11:00 pm ET
  • Saturday, February 8, 2020: 7:00 am ET to 7:00 pm ET
  • Saturday, March 13, 2020: 7:00 am ET to 7:00 pm ET

98-381Microsoft Introduction to Programming Using Python

Candidates for the Microsoft Introduction to Programming Using Python certification exam should be able to recognize and write syntactically correct Python code, recognize data types supported by Python, and be able to recognize and write Python code that will logically solve a given problem. Microsoft suggests that candidates have a minimum of 100 hours of instruction or hands-on experience with the Python programming language, are familiar with its features and capabilities, and understand how to write, debug, and maintain well-formed, well documented Python code. 

This exam measures the following skills*:

  • Perform operations using data types and operators
  • Control flow with decisions and loops
  • Perform input and output operations
  • Document and structure code
  • Perform troubleshooting and error handling
  • Perform operations using modules and tools

For more information about the 98-381 exam, visit the Microsoft page.

*These exam objectives can change at any time.

98-381 Microsoft Introduction to Programming Using Python Practice Lab

The Microsoft Introduction to Programming Using Python Practice Lab is a live, hands-on lab platform you can access directly from your web browser. Designed to develop and enhance your IT practical skills, Practice Labs provide you with the hardware you need for high-quality, real-life exercises and scenarios, without having to purchase your own equipment and risk your internal systems. Perform with realistic Practice Labs.

Your single user license will give you full online access:

  • Real labs carried out on real hardware, accessed from your web browser
  • Absolutely no simulations
  • Carry out your own configurations, or follow the accompanying lab guides
  • The latest technology available 24/7
  • No extra hardware or licensing costs
  • An affordable, effective way to gain hands-on, real-world experience