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Java Programming for Mobile Developers

Learn the basics of Java programming to kickstart your development in mobile technologies.
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This course teaches Java programming from the ground up.

The Java language is in use in from everything to mobile phones to Blu-Ray players, and many web sites depend on Java to deliver content to their visitors.

It is most importantly a portable language, meaning that programs written in Java on one platform can be easily moved (or ported) to many other platforms without changing the code.

What you will learn

In the course, we concentrate on teaching the skills you'll need to start programming useful apps in Java. This course was created in response to a need for a precursor to our Android development courses, but anyone wanting to learn Java will benefit from the training offered.

Java is a huge topic, and learning Java is an ongoing pursuit. Our aim in this course is to teach you the basic skills that you will need, along with a solid foundation of object oriented programming techniques.

Part 1 - Introduction

Overview, Getting Java, Installing IntelliJ Idea, Running IntelliJ Idea

Part 2 - Classes and Objects

Basic information, The Main Class, Program output, User input, Properties, classes and objects, data types, modifiers (public, private, static, final, etc.), Methods, Classes and subclasses, Extra 2: final classes, method syntax, getters and setters, class properties and methods, Conditionals and Loops, Interfaces, What is an interface?, Declaration and use, Casting discussion, Interface example – downcasting from Object,

Part 3 - Composite types

Arrays, overview, declaring and using, methods of the array type, loops, Collections, Collection, Lists, especially ArrayList, Map, HashMap, converting collections to and from arrays, collection utility methods


Some experience with or exposure to a programming language such as C is helpful, but not required. You will need a desktop or laptop computer capable of running the JDK and IntelliJ IDEA. The most important thing you will need is a willingness to learn

Who is the target audience?
  • Newbies who wants to learn the basic of Java or those who need refresher
  • Anyone wants to learn Java will benefit from this course
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  • We assume you have some basic knowledge of programming.
  • Some knowledge Programming language of C is helpful but not required
  • You will need a PC with capability to run JDK and IntelliJ IDEA
Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 38 Lectures Collapse All 38 Lectures 03:42:34
Introduction to Java
3 Lectures 06:56

Downloading Intelli J IDEA

IntelliJ IDEA Overview
Basic Information
4 Lectures 23:46

Output Demo

Input Demo

Preview of Classes, Finding Information about a Class
3 Lectures 16:24
Classes and Objects Demo

Data Types Demo

Modifiers Demo
Methods in Java
4 Lectures 23:21
Class Modifiers and Subclass

Final Classes

Method syntax, getters and setters

Static Properties and Methods
Conditionals and Loops
6 Lectures 25:53
If Statement

if and else Statements

Switch Statements

while and do loops in Java

Infinite loops in Java

For Loops in Java
Interfaces in Java
4 Lectures 23:59

Declaring and Using Interfaces


Interface Example using downcasting from Object
Arrays - Composite Types
4 Lectures 20:23
Overview of Arrays

Declaring and Using Arrays

Some Useful Methods of the Arrays Class

Using the for-each (for-in) loop
Arrays - Collections
4 Lectures 18:47
Collections, ArrayList Discussion

Demo of Array Lists

HashMaps Discussion

Demo of Hash Maps
Mobile - Installation of Java and Developer Tools
6 Lectures 59:05

Android Applications Overview

A Simple Hello World App

The Activity Lifecycle

Activity Lifecycle Demo

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