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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 Guangchen X

Jan 27, 2019

It's very helpful to learn the fundamentals!


Feb 19, 2018

This was a great review of Java Programming.

By Hrvoje M

Dec 08, 2015

Great assignments, lot of interesting stuff!

By Barys D

May 15, 2020

Awesome course about how to work with Java.

By Nabil N

Oct 07, 2020

it was a good course , thank to all of you

By Shantashri P

Jun 23, 2020

Nice course i learnt lot. thanks to all :)

By Sunitha R

Mar 30, 2017

I found very informative..and very useful.

By Vatsin S

Mar 09, 2017

It is a great place to start learning java

By Rahul

Jun 23, 2020

Really amaizing! many thing got to learn.

By 陈依婷

Aug 02, 2019

Great for those who starts to learn Java.

By Daniel H M

Jan 01, 2018

Really good course to learn a bit of Java

By Tatiana Z

Mar 02, 2017

Interesting and exciting course. Love it.

By Deleted A

Sep 04, 2016

Really Good Course for Intermediate level

By Ivan G G M

Sep 21, 2020

The course is fun and you can learn fast

By Sivaraj P

Aug 25, 2020

Very Good course with good explanations.

By Akshay k

Aug 18, 2020

Superb knowledge and hands on experience

By Krishna

Jul 28, 2019

Great course, loved the course structure

By Paulo C M N

May 25, 2016

Muito bom! Organizado e bem estruturado.

By Adolfo A G P

Nov 22, 2015

Great for introduction to this language.

By Guillermo G K S

Sep 05, 2020

Excellent starting point to learn Java.

By Chen C

Aug 03, 2020

The contents are really useful to me...

By Edna M A B

Jul 16, 2020

Excellent content and clear objectivs!!

By Sergey R

Jul 12, 2020

A really nice course for the beginners.

By Utchchhwas S

May 18, 2020

A good course to get started with Java.

By Manju A

Oct 04, 2019

Very well explained and good exercises.