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

Start learning Java from scratch in an easy and entertaining way
Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (1,345 ratings)
35,396 students
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Essential programming basics
How to think like a programmer
Writing basic Java programs
You will also learn that learnig Java can be fun


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


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 sections22 lectures1h 44m total length
  • A quick introduction to Java
  • Installing NetBeans
  • Creating our first project - Hello World!
  • Variables and types
  • Value replacing exercise
  • Glass exercise
  • Input, output and calculations - Temperature exercise
  • Boiling exercise
  • Boiling and freezing exercise
  • Logic operators
  • Conditions (if)
  • Review exercise - Fighting exercise


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