Introduction to Java Programming

Introduction to Java Programming

Introduction to Java Programming

In this self-paced course, Introduction to Java Programming, you will build your knowledge and confidence with easy-to-understand examples and plenty of skill-building exercises. So, whether you just want to try it out to see if you like it or plan on doing more with Java, this is a great place to start!

Get comfortable programming with Java while gaining skills from an experienced Java programmer. This course provides you with easy-to-understand examples and plenty of skill-building exercises using the latest version of Java to give you confidence as you learn programming. This course uses the latest release of Java, from Oracle, the company that maintains and supports the language. You will also learn how to use BlueJ, a graphical development environment designed especially for students. Both are free and open-source products and you will receive instructions on how to download and install them. By the time you’re done, you will be comfortable with Java programming and ready for more!


Lesson 1 – Introducing Java
Lesson 2 – Writing Your First Java Program
Lesson 3 – Working With Java’s Primitive Data Types
Lesson 4 – Working With Objects
Lesson 5 – Creating a Program That Makes Calculations
Lesson 6 – Computer Logic: Writing Programs That Make Decisions
Lesson 7 – Writing Programs With Loops
Lesson 8 – Fixing Errors in Java
Lesson 9 – Three Tools: Debugger, Enumeration, and Switch
Lesson 10 – Formatting Output and the Java Application Program Interface
Lesson 11 – Creating Windows and Adding Graphics in Java
Lesson 12 – Java 2-D Animation

This program is being delivered by our partner Ed2go. Please click the blue ‘Enrol here’ button to see more information, dates, time, pricing and to enrol.

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Course information

  • 6 Weeks Access
  • Courses commencing monthly
  • Hardware Requirements: This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac.