Hint: You can adjust the default video playback speed in your account settings.
Hint: You can set the default subtitles language in your account settings.
Sorry! Looks like there’s an issue with video playback 🙁 This might be due to a temporary outage or because of a configuration issue with your browser. Please see our video player troubleshooting guide to resolve the issue.

Identify Invalid Python Syntax (Overview)

Python is known for its simple syntax. However, when you’re learning Python for the first time or when you’ve come to Python with a solid background in another programming language, you may run into some things that Python doesn’t allow. If you’ve ever received a SyntaxError when trying to run your Python code, then this guide can help you. Throughout this course, you’ll see common examples of invalid syntax in Python and learn how to resolve the issue.

By the end of this course, you’ll be able to:

  • Identify invalid syntax in Python
  • Make sense of SyntaxError tracebacks
  • Resolve invalid syntax or prevent it altogether


Sample Code (.zip)

2.5 KB


Course Slides (.pdf)

479.4 KB

Become a Member to join the conversation.