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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


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 H A H

May 12, 2020

nice course for java .....

By Ulvi A

May 10, 2018

A little bit simplified...

By Seif E M

Sep 08, 2020

Good course for beginners

By Himanshu K

Aug 16, 2020

Worth For Money..Valuable

By Shivam C

Jul 13, 2020

Full Practice ...liked it

By Abdullah O

Aug 17, 2020

very good for beginners

By Lakshmikanta C

Apr 26, 2020

Nice Teaching Process.

By Raju M

Feb 25, 2017

better course than edx

By Atishay J

May 10, 2020

Nice short and simple

By Jordan Y

Dec 12, 2019

I don't like BlueJ

By Manuel A A T

Oct 28, 2016

very good course.

By Oksana

Oct 07, 2016

Not for beginners

By Gaurav S S

May 15, 2020

excellent course

By Emilio S G C

Feb 20, 2020

too for beginner

By P.V. S

Apr 20, 2020

it is so useful

By Steve Z

Jan 02, 2017


By Faizan S

May 27, 2020

A good course

By Bhanu P M

Sep 21, 2020

Good Course

By Abhishek G

Aug 15, 2020

good course


Jul 13, 2020

Good course

By Arun R P

Jul 13, 2020

Nice course

By Rajan K

Jun 06, 2020

Good course

By Kavin P

May 18, 2020

good course

By Kevin A C S

Sep 15, 2020

Very nice

By Doaa S M Y

Mar 01, 2020