Java Fundamentals (Java SE 6)
Course length: 5.0 day(s)
Course Objective: You will create basic applications using the Java SE 6 programming language. You will also describe object-oriented concepts, UML representation of OO concepts, and Java platforms and technologies.
Target Student: This course is designed for students who are looking for an entry into an application development or a software project management career using Java technologies.
Prerequisites: This is the first course in the series of Java courses and does not have any prerequisites.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- create simple programs in Java using basic code components.
- control program flow by writing code to respond to specific situations and produce appropriate results.
- work with Java class libraries to instantiate objects from Java classes.
- create classes.
- write Java programs that reuse objects and their attributes.
- represent OOP concepts using UML.
- identify client technologies.
- identify server-side technologies.
- identify integration technologies.
- Lesson 1: Programming in Java
- Topic 1A: Create a Simple Java Program
- Topic 1B: Define a Simple Class
- Topic 1C: Create and Initialize Variables
- Topic 1D: Write an Expression
- Topic 1E: Work with Arrays
- Lesson 2: Controlling Program Flow
- Topic 2A: Write If Statements
- Topic 2B: Write a Switch Statement
- Topic 2C: Write a For Loop
- Topic 2D: Write While and Do...While Loops
- Lesson 3: Working with Java Class Libraries
- Topic 3A: Use the Java Class Library
- Topic 3B: Invoke Attributes of an Object
- Lesson 4: Creating Classes
- Topic 4A: Define Methods
- Topic 4B: Overload a Method
- Topic 4C: Define Constructors
- Topic 4D: Create Static Class Members
- Topic 4E: Use Command-Line Arguments
- Topic 4F: Define Java Beans
- Lesson 5: Implementing Inheritance
- Topic 5A: Import a Class
- Topic 5B: Extend a Class
- Topic 5C: Override Methods
- Topic 5D: Create Interfaces
- Topic 5E: Implement Interfaces
- Topic 5F: Work with Objects
- Lesson 6: Representing OOP Concepts Using UML
- Topic 6A: Introduction to UML
- Topic 6B: Apply UML
- Lesson 7: Identifying Client-Side Technologies
- Topic 7A: Introduction to Client-Side Technologies
- Topic 7B: Introduction to Thin UI Clients
- Topic 7C: Introduction to Fat UI Clients
- Topic 7D: Introduction to Micro UI Clients
- Lesson 8: Identifying Server-Side Technologies
- Topic 8A: Introduction to Server-Side Technologies
- Topic 8B: Identify Web Components
- Topic 8C: Identify Business Components
- Topic 8D: Process XML and Associating Elements
- Lesson 9: Identifying Integration Technologies
- Topic 9A: Describe Synchronous Communication
- Topic 9B: Introduction to Web Services
- Topic 9C: Introduction to Database Connectivity
- Topic 9D: Describe Asynchronous Communication
- Appendix A: Oracle OCA Java SE 6 Certification