Learning the fundamentals of programming using the Java language is the goal of this certificate. Object oriented programming (OOP) is the most widely used pattern in software development and is embodied in a wide range of languages of which Java is the most widely used.
With this certificate you will achieve a basic understanding of OOP, SQL, and basic programming concepts. Successful completion of this certificate will prepare you take any courses in the second and third level certificates in Java Applications Development and in Web Programming.
This program is a great way to help you:
Get an introduction to Object Oriented Programming (OOP) using Java;
Learn fundamental programming structures, Structured Query Language, relational database management, database structure and information retrieval;
Develop classes that use OOP features like encapsulation, inheritance, interfaces, overloading, overriding and polymorphism;
Obtain a foundation for future studies in programming.
In this program, you'll gain real-world knowledge through active hands-on learning led by seasoned pros who'll show you the ropes. More excitingly, you'll be using the most powerful equipment and the very latest software. You can't get skills like this on YouTube.
Who benefits most?
Anyone who wants or needs to learn the fundamentals of programming.
Graduate students who need develop software as part of their course work or thesis.
Students in any university program who wish to acquire practical and hands-on skills in programming.
Web Designers, UX Designers and Quality Assurance Specialists who want to better understand the software development process.
Developers currently working in another programming language who want to learn Java in an instructor-led environment.
Developers who want to expand their knowledge of Java in an instructor-led environment.
Anyone looking to pursue studies or employment in the field of big data
Students who want to work in advertising, animation, graphic design, website creation and management.
To get this certificate, students must complete the 2 courses listed below.
*Click the blue links to get information about each course.