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Write your first Java program

John Singh, Senior Systems Analyst

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4 Lessons (13m)
    • 1. Course Overview

    • 2. Lesson 1 Downloading and installing the JDK

    • 3. Lesson 2 Java Program Creation Theory

    • 4. Lesson 3 Creating, compiling and running your program


About This Class

Welcome Everyone !! Java is one of the most popular programming languages on this planet. Java is used for application development, web development and for mobile devices, the Android operating system used on phones has strong similarities to Java.  This course quickly teaches the user how to write their first java program. It is very practical and does not waste time on too much theory. All that is needed is a text editor like notepad. It is not necessary to download Eclipse or Netbeans which are Integrated Development Environments for Java.

The course covers the installation of java, some program creation theory and a practical lesson on writing your first program. The student will not need programming knowledge but you do need good computer skills and some knowledge of downloading from the internet as well as installing software.

The course is intended to be very simple so it is not an in depth study of the language. I will produce other courses that explain the language in more detail.