Introduction to Java Programming Training

Course 471

  • Duration: 4 days
  • Labs: Yes
  • Language: English
  • Level: Foundation
Get This Course £1,695
  • 4-day instructor-led training course
  • One-on-one after-course instructor coaching included
  • After-course computing sandbox included
  • Free course exam
  • Jul 5 - 8 3:00 PM - 10:30 PM BST
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    London or AnyWare
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  • Jan 16 - 19 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM GMT
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In this Introduction to Java Programming training course, you gain extensive hands-on experience writing, compiling, and executing Java programs. You will learn to build robust applications that use Java’s object-oriented features. Java is known for reliability, maintainability, and ease of development. Its unique architecture enables programmers to develop a single application that can seamlessly run across multiple platforms. Attend this course and learn to leverage these key features.

    • Three to six months of experience in a high-level programming language, such as C, Pascal, or Visual Basic
    • You should know how to:
      • Structure data
      • Use variables, flow-control statements, and subroutines
      • Write, compile, and execute a program

    • Familiarity with web technologies and object concepts

    Introduction to Java Programming Training Delivery Methods

    • Learn Java Programming
    • After-course instrucor coaching benefit
    • After-course computing sandbox included
    • Free course exam included

    Introduction to Java Programming Training Course Benefits

    • Design and build robust, object-oriented applications
    • Organise complex data using Java collections
    • Access any relational database using JDBC
    • Read/write files and handle exceptions

    Introduction to Java Programming Course Outline

    • Stand–alone applications and servlets
    • Compiling source code into bytecode
    • Overview of class libraries

    The object paradigm

    • Encapsulation, inheritance and polymorphism
    • OO analysis and design: "Is a" and "Has a"
    • Designing an OO application step by step
    • Diagramming object structure with Unified Modelling Language (UML)

    Java’s object–oriented features

    • Instantiating objects from classes
    • Aggregation and composition
    • Extending existing classes
    • Overloading and overriding methods

    Language syntax

    • Declaring and initialising variables
    • Declaring and using arrays
    • Upcasting, downcasting and autoboxing

    Flow control

    • Invoking methods and passing parameters
    • Conditionals and loops
    • Handling exceptions with try and catch

    Defining classes

    • Fields (instance data)
    • Methods (functions)
    • Abstract classes and interfaces
    • Organising classes with packages and modifiers
    • Composition vs. inheritance

    Building the components of a Java program

    • Leveraging generics with the collections API
    • Developing new classes
    • Compiling and debugging

    Foundations of user interfaces

    • Basic GUI widgets
    • Event–driven programming
    • Benefits of a portable windowing library

    Java Foundation Classes (JFC)

    • Creating Swing components
    • Adding Swing components to containers
    • Arranging Swing components using layout managers
    • Dialogs and message boxes

    Event handling

    • Registering event handlers
    • Inner classes and top–level classes

    Java streams

    • Streams, Readers and Writers
    • Catching and throwing exceptions
    • Formatting text output

    Files and directories

    • Reading and writing files
    • Creating, deleting and renaming files
    • Obtaining directory and file information

    JDBC database access

    • Leveraging the JDBC API
    • Choosing database drivers
    • Connecting to a database

    Improving performance with prepared statements and stored procedures

    • Submitting SQL statements
    • Retrieving and processing results
    • Java Development Kit (JDK)
    • Compiler (javac)
    • Javadoc utility
    • Java Archive (JAR) utility
    • Java Integrated Development Environments (IDEs)

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Java can be used to create complete applications that may run on a single computer or be distributed amongst servers and clients in a network. In this Introduction to Java Programming course you will learn to design and build robust, object-oriented applications using Java.

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