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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 .

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By Arijit G

Oct 21, 2018

V difficult to pass,,but it's a good course for knowledge wise.

By Craig

May 03, 2018

process gradually towards success! course materials is perfect.

By Chew W Y

Jun 17, 2016

I found it quite difficult but challenging. Interesting course.

By Fidele Y I

Jul 22, 2020

I Like the way they teach you, they hold your hand to the end!

By Raza M

Jun 03, 2017

its very useful knowledge and learning with practical examples

By Ravuri

Dec 20, 2015

Excellent Start for those who want to Learn Java Programming .

By Gopika M M

Aug 31, 2020

was really helpful for me in improving my programming skills.

By Prasanna

May 06, 2017

Great content, challenging quizzes and mini project. Enjoyed!

By Jitaditya D

Jun 24, 2020

Awesome course the doubt clearing techniques are incredible.

By Mahmoud R

Apr 12, 2020

Amazing Courser With Amazing Instructors, Highly Recommended

By Victor

Apr 06, 2020

very good course! I have learned A lot through this course!

By Tridib T

Feb 03, 2019

This course is much better than the one taught in my College

By Kanat A

Oct 06, 2020

Very interesting and usefull course!Thanks to all teachers!

By V R

Sep 24, 2020

Easily understandable language and very interesting content

By Sarvjeet S

Jul 23, 2020

Great course, with a clean and understandable explanations.

By Ahmed K

Apr 26, 2017

This was an intresting course full of many things to learn

By Yonghwa C

Aug 30, 2016

It makes you a clear and brilliant programmer~~ Very good!!

By Lolito M d D

Nov 24, 2015

Very good! I like because I am learning many things.


By Shraddha S

May 16, 2020

Amazing course!!! Learnt a lot. Thank you Duke University!

By NicholasN

Apr 01, 2020

Thank you very much for your support and quality teaching!

By tomas_chen

Sep 15, 2020

I have learnet a lot about how to code from this program.

By Vatsal J M

Jul 20, 2020

Great Learning Experience by Coursera and duke university

By Md. I K

May 12, 2020

Its a very good course. Learn so much from it. Thank you.


Apr 11, 2020

brilliant course with proper study materials and projects

By Chung E ( C

Jan 06, 2019

I think the professor should consider getting a hair cut.