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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 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.

VM

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 Bruce W

Mar 30, 2019

Amazing courses. It is unbelievable I could program so much! Thank Duke University so much.

By William W

Apr 08, 2018

Building your confidence, understanding, and basic skills in Java. A great beginner class!

By Jit D

Jan 04, 2019

Good material , great instructors, liked the pace. Wish there were more in lecture quizzes

By Igor A Z A

Jun 14, 2020

This course was so fun and challenging I leaned A LOT and hope everybody finds it useful!

By Sandeep P

Jun 07, 2020

Step By Step Learning making it possible to grasp knowledge easily and understand better.

By Joao T

Jun 07, 2018

Help me a lot to remind some hold concepts and learn new thing like CSV Files management.

By Hozaifa o

Feb 10, 2019

AMAZING COURSE RELLY GOT ME UP AND CODING. LOVE THE CHALLENGING PROBLEMS PRESENTED TO ME

By Sheldon T

Sep 26, 2018

Focuses on algorithm development using the 7-step process while teaching beginning Java.

By Sean H

Dec 07, 2015

Great projects! I feel like I learned a lot from completing each programming assignment.

By Baharul A

Dec 30, 2017

Awesome course for beginner . Love it really . Think your self and enjoy programming :)

By Mustapha F

Sep 20, 2019

I have been going through this course and I am learning a lot about programming (Java)

By Savin K

Jul 15, 2019

I am very pleased that you have gave us such exercises. Loved and enjoyed the course.

By Balaji R

Feb 25, 2019

Interesting and challenging course. Motivated me to re-start coding after a long time!

By Shivank K

Mar 23, 2020

Very effective course, the content is well organised and helps you learn from scratch

By KHIVESARA B J

Jun 15, 2020

The teachers were all really good and made sure i understood all the topics in depth

By Joshi N R P

Apr 09, 2020

it's a basic easy course but there are some challenging questions that help us grow.

By 王圳锴

Jul 08, 2018

real impressive course design. simple but remarkable! worth trying! useful homework!

By Difan G

Dec 31, 2019

Great course, fundamental enough for starter with basic coding knowledge to thrive.

By Carolina T

Jun 22, 2017

Excellent, for beginners to experts it is a fan and very educational course to try.

By Achal G

Jan 15, 2016

Awesome ,interesting and unconventional course to get a hang on java programming...

By Kiều T K

Oct 07, 2019

good skill but DNA is difficult and encrypted or decrypted is difficult to beginer

By Ayush D

Jun 29, 2020

A great course if you want to learn the basics of Java and the basics of OOP too.

By Jonathan M

Nov 22, 2019

Best online course I've ever done! A great start to the specialisation! Thanks!

By Tim S

Aug 03, 2018

Good course with fun example problems to help gain a mastery of Java programming.

By Alejandra U P

Jul 19, 2017

The course goes step by step in explaining some useful Java libraries and clases.