Java is a general-purpose, object-oriented programming language that is widely used by programmers in fields ranging from Android application development to Big Data technologies. Because of its platform-independent nature, it is a popular and in-demand language to learn.

Java Coding 1: Getting Started will introduce Java for those who are new to programming.

Workshop Topics

  • Understanding basic programming concepts.
  • Performing operations with variables.
  • Using conditionals to change the way the program behaves.
  • Running Java programs from the command line.
  • Utilizing an IDE for writing Java programs.

Prerequisites: Willingness to learn and intermediate computer skills. Previous programming experience is a plus, but not required.

Workshop Set-up Notes: As this is an online workshop, we recommend that if you are planning on working along with the trainer that you set up you computer before hand to code in Java. You can find more information on setting up your machine for coding in Java at this page.

SPECIAL NOTE: Please look through the FAQ for notes on joining our online workshop sessions.

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