An introductory but fairly comprehensive set of java tutorials for beginners on Java programming using the eclipse Integrated Development Environment (IDE). I will cover all the basics of Java programming, starting with the Java Virtual Machine and variables all the way to Java Generics and some of the Collection classes such as ArrayList and HashMap.
This is a good java online training for people new to programming who like to learn by doing.
The second chapter, on the eclipse IDE, can safely be skipped until after taking the whole course. So absolute beginners can get started with this java tutorials for beginners.
I welcome all suggestions on how I can make this a better java online training course.
Dr. Vidal has a PhD in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Michigan and a B.S.E. from MIT. He is currently an associate professor at the University of South Carolina where he has been teaching programming for over a decade.