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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 Robinson P

May 19, 2020

it was good experience

By Manasi D M

May 01, 2020

Wonderful !!!!!!!!!!!!

By Chujie C

Jul 05, 2018

Finished on 07/04/2018

By Tarique E

Nov 01, 2016

It was really helpful.

By Guillermo A C R

Nov 28, 2015

great practical course

By Daniel

Oct 25, 2015

LOVE IT! Really fun :)

By Dimple K

May 29, 2020

good lecturing videos


Mar 04, 2018

c bien pour minecraft

By Alexey K

Jun 06, 2017

Great course! Thanks!

By Dilanka M

Oct 05, 2020

Best Experience ever


Sep 21, 2020

its very good course


Apr 10, 2020

good and informating

By Mahsus A

Nov 29, 2019

too hard for beginer

By Indraneel

Apr 29, 2019

Exceptional learning

By Michael R

Jan 15, 2019

ideal for beginners.

By Lei H

Mar 05, 2018

Challenging but fun!

By Daniel B

Nov 06, 2016

Very useful lessons!

By Teshome A

Sep 05, 2016

Interesting starting

By Amir Y

Nov 16, 2015

good point to start.

By Maryem M

Sep 29, 2020

thank you very much


May 15, 2019

A good refresher...

By Jiarui Q

Mar 29, 2019

Clear, informative.

By Yash V

Feb 24, 2019

Amazing Experience.

By Petra, V

Jan 04, 2018

well-rounded course


Jun 27, 2017

It helped me a lot.