Learn the foundational principles of Java.
- The Java philosophy
- Java Virtual Machine
- Compiling and running programs
Introduction to the language
In this module, you will learn the first fundamental steps of Java development.
- Primitive data-types
- Statements and expressions
Learn how to create programs using objects.
- Types, classes and objects
- Constructors and destructors
There are many principles behind good object-oriented development. You will explore them in this module.
- Static methods and types
It is essential for robust programs to write them so that they can handle unexpected problems.
- Exception types
In this module, you will learn the basic building blocks of Java programs.
- Collections(Lists, Sets, Stacks, Queues, Maps)
- Dates and Times
You will learn how to take advantage of Generics.
- Parameterized types
Learn which tools are available in Java to deal with input to and output from your program.
GUIs with Swing
Swing is Java's main library for building GUIs. This module will teach you how to build GUIs using Swing.
- Layout management
Java allows you to implement multiple threads of execution within a single program. This module explores this advanced topic.
- Introduction to using threads
- Creating and executing threads
- Common problems