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Java Programming


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Course level: Lower Division

Java™ is a general-purpose programming language for platform-independent implementations. This course provides a general introduction to programming, basic computation, branching, loops, and object-oriented programming. The syntax and semantics of the Java™ language are addressed, as well as related topics which include object-oriented programming concepts, terminology, and notation. This class requires the Java Development Kit, Standard Edition.

What you'll learn

Course skills and outcomes

Programming Fundamentals

Computation and Decision-Making Using If-Then-Else

Arrays, Computation and Looping Using While

Object-Oriented Constructs

Exception Handling


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