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

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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

FA
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.

AS
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.

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By shu

Feb 10, 2016

Great Course for an initial idea of Java Programming

By Deepika D

Jun 29, 2020

One of the best educators with mind blowing concept

By Ronin S

Nov 2, 2017

This was a very informative and well-taught course.

By Roman

Feb 6, 2016

Excellent course! The best Java course on Coursera!

By Antony R D

Dec 29, 2020

Instructors are really approaching us practically.

By Pradeep R

Oct 11, 2019

Real life applications of projects and assignments

By TianJie S

Dec 7, 2018

Great course. Let the students dedicated to coding

By Michal K

Aug 3, 2017

Very nice course - but you need background in JAVA

By Saurav K

Oct 20, 2020

They really helped me understand concepts of JAVA

By Muaz S

Jul 24, 2020

Very good course. I have learned a lot from this.

By Han L

Jul 9, 2020

Really useful for the person who first using java

By Jim P

Jan 5, 2020

This course was both challenging and interesting.

By Jatinder S

Sep 12, 2017

Great Course ! Very Informative and challenging !

By Maria M

Aug 25, 2016

Very good course for learning java for beginners.

By Aidan R

Feb 2, 2021

Pretty good, a bit simple but a good foundation.

By Sachin K

Jul 12, 2020

It's a good session of coursera to learn online

By Chandradeep K

Jul 8, 2020

Many thing to learn and the coding part is best

By Yasmine B

May 5, 2020

i lern a lot with this course thank you sp much

By siuli k

Apr 28, 2020

Professors as well as the Mentor are very good.

By Pei T

Feb 25, 2019

a bit difficult for beginners but worth to try.

By Charlie S

Nov 19, 2020

The instructions are clear and easy to follow.

By huraira f

Oct 4, 2020

A great course with very experienced teachers.

By Santanu B

Oct 1, 2020

It gave me a more clear Understanding of Java.

By YutongXiao

Apr 3, 2020

Somewhat difficult but a lot learning received

By Rajasekar D

Sep 24, 2018

The final quiz could be made more challenging.