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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

Dec 10, 2020

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 7, 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.

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By Vũ Đ H

Dec 12, 2018

I love this course, It is so helpful to me. It's great to become a programmer

By 1036 B G

Sep 25, 2020

This course helped me so much Thanks to Coursera for such an amazing courses

By Haris u

Jul 28, 2020

It is good and perfect for me and also for other.

It improved my Skill value.

By Rohitash G

Feb 16, 2019

Awesome Teaching a bit more explanation in some topics would be of more help

By jerin j

Dec 7, 2015

very informative

easy to understand and follow what the course was all about.


Jun 9, 2018

Thank you Cousera Scholarship to allow me take this course! Wonderful Prof!

By Abhishek t

Sep 17, 2017

Well organized course ,so simple that even non-CS student can understand .


Sep 20, 2020

Thanks for this course "Java Programming: Solving Problems with Software"

By Happi Y

May 5, 2020

Course was awesome! Great videos and lectures, solid projects! It was fun

By BingliangLan

May 22, 2019

This course is very instructive and easy to understand. Highly recommend!

By Jan O

Aug 30, 2018

Have learned a lot and it is a great course. Would recommend it any time.

By Erika S

Jan 25, 2018

This course was AMAZING. I really enjoyed doing the exercises! Thank you!

By julio v

Jan 19, 2016

great material professors and everything, great for beginners like myself


Oct 21, 2020

a very good course which can make you be familiar with java very quickly

By Dhanush

Jun 2, 2020

splendid course and is of great help for learning java for the beginners


Oct 15, 2018

It was very useful and exciting and much easy to understand .Thank you .

By Anton M

Oct 1, 2018

Stellar instructors and great content. Also found it pretty challenging.

By Jayanth M

Oct 5, 2017

Good way to learn basics!

Nice exercises to strengthen the understanding!

By Raju K

Jan 30, 2021

This is wounderful and nice course and the staff teaching is wounderful

By Nintukrishna M

Sep 6, 2020

Awesome Class. The software was really good to run java program.. BlueJ

By Prashanth K

May 15, 2020

Absolutely in students view and perspective. Best place for a beginner.

By Vineeth K

May 14, 2020

It's good opportunity to join Coursera and learn about java and strings

By Chengkai J

Feb 18, 2020

Easy to get started with. Had a lot of joy through learning the course.

By Douglas H

Oct 18, 2015

Great course. Interesting and engaging. Lots of programming practice.


Oct 23, 2020

It was Such a wonderful Learning Experience.Thank you so much Coursera