Chevron Left
Back to Java Programming: Solving Problems with Software

Learner Reviews & Feedback for Java Programming: Solving Problems with Software by Duke University

5,520 ratings
1,149 reviews

About the Course

Learn to code in Java and improve your programming and problem-solving skills. You will learn to design algorithms as well as develop and debug programs. Using custom open-source classes, you will write programs that access and transform images, websites, and other types of data. At the end of the course you will build a program that determines the popularity of different baby names in the US over time by analyzing comma separated value (CSV) files. After completing this course you will be able to: 1. Edit, compile, and run a Java program; 2. Use conditionals and loops in a Java program; 3. Use Java API documentation in writing programs. 4. Debug a Java program using the scientific method; 5. Write a Java method to solve a specific problem; 6. Develop a set of test cases as part of developing a program; 7. Create a class with multiple methods that work together to solve a problem; and 8. Use divide-and-conquer design techniques for a program that uses multiple methods....

Top reviews


Oct 08, 2017

Excellent explanations and amount of course work for practice, the tests made good use of the examples and work given, I am satisfied with what I learned in this course and see it's real world usage.


Oct 16, 2019

This is an Awesome Course . The best thing About this Course is that It has weekly quizzes and Assignments as well as Practice Quizzes for particular Topics which helps in learning it more easily .

Filter by:

551 - 575 of 1,131 Reviews for Java Programming: Solving Problems with Software

By Sanjula M

Sep 30, 2019

Perfect course for java novices!

By Angel R

Oct 16, 2017

Great course and Specialization.

By Bhargav S G

Aug 14, 2016

thanks for upgrading my level ;)

By Mahammed a e f f

Jun 12, 2020

واحدة من افضل الدورات التدريبية

By W.G U I

May 02, 2020

Very useful for analyzing data.

By Lev P

May 29, 2019

Great course I liked it so much

By Branimir T

Jan 14, 2019

Very very helpful -- thank you!

By Suzanne M G

Aug 13, 2016

Excellent introduction to JAVA.

By Daniel

Dec 23, 2015

Comprehensive and so enjoyable.


Jul 30, 2020

Very informational and helpful

By Coriolan R

Apr 26, 2020

Very useful practical examples

By Rahul R

Jul 09, 2019

This was an great experience !

By Zeel K

Aug 18, 2020

Amazing course for beginners.

By satya s

Jul 26, 2020

best for intermediate coders!

By Noothi C

Apr 06, 2020

Very tough than usual cources

By Guo F

Jan 04, 2020

Useful, although a bit basic.

By Chongjun H

Sep 21, 2017

Nice fundamental level course

By Abhinav B

Aug 02, 2017

The projects were interesting

By Dinghan X

Jun 25, 2017

love it. challenging and fun.


Jan 16, 2020

Great platform for learners.

By liyue

May 13, 2019

very useful training for me!

By 蔡鸿斌

Oct 30, 2018

It's easy to undersatand !!!

By Shreya R S

Aug 29, 2020

It was a really good course

By Ravipati A k

Jan 22, 2020

it's good but can be better


Aug 13, 2020

Good courser for beginners