Java for total beginners - Easy-to-follow Java programming

Start learning Java from scratch in an easy and entertaining way
Rating: 4.2 out of 5 (1,204 ratings)
31,999 students
Java for total beginners - Easy-to-follow Java programming
Rating: 4.2 out of 5 (1,204 ratings)
31,999 students
Essential programming basics
How to think like a programmer
Writing basic Java programs
You will also learn that learnig Java can be fun

Requirements

  • Nothing special, basic fluency with computers.
  • No prior programming knowledge needed, only a desire and curiosity to learn to program.
Description

This Java programming course was made mainly for absolute beginners. If you are new to programming start learning Java with us in an easy and entertaining way

These tutorials will give you a good introduction to Java and programming as well. We start at the very basics (from zero) and go through lots of interesting exercises and analogies that will take you to a level where you can write basic programs

The videos and exercises are easy to follow and things are well explained. Furthermore, to make your learning easier and more enjoyable we will start developing a nostalgic, text-based fantasy game with monsters and heroes.

Who this course is for:
  • Absolute beginners – No programming knowledge needed
  • Newbies – New to Java, but did programming before
  • Restarters – To refresh their knowledge
Course content
2 sections • 22 lectures • 1h 44m total length
  • A quick introduction to Java
    07:33
  • Installing NetBeans
    03:45
  • Creating our first project - Hello World!
    03:39
  • Variables and types
    02:57
  • Value replacing exercise
    03:43
  • Glass exercise
    02:00
  • Input, output and calculations - Temperature exercise
    07:40
  • Boiling exercise
    05:11
  • Boiling and freezing exercise
    05:05
  • Logic operators
    00:41
  • Conditions (if)
    02:21
  • Review exercise - Fighting exercise
    10:24
  • Theory of loops
    01:38
  • do-while loop - Check the value of a die exercise
    03:50
  • Let's fight until death exercise
    08:10
  • while loop - Count dice rolls exercise
    06:46
  • Interchangeability - while and do-while loop
    00:37
  • switch statement
    01:44
  • Run away exercise
    04:30
  • Monster name generator exercise
    09:32
  • for loop - Fight with three monsters exercise
    06:52
  • break and continue - Multiplication table exercise
    05:28

Instructor
Duckademy IT courses
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