Mastering JSON - Java Script Object Notation
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Mastering JSON - Java Script Object Notation

A lightweight data interchange format every modern programmer need to know
4.2 (47 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
1,511 students enrolled
Last updated 12/2015
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This course includes
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 2 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Able to parse or modify any JSON data in any kind of modern programming environment like Javascript, PHP, JAVA, Android, C# in AJAX etc.
  • Able to understand all the intricacies of the JSON standard.

  • Be able to use JSON in any language using unicode.

  • Make JSON files required for any configuration, storage or data-exchange requirements.
  • Efficiently use the data interchange method JSON
  • If you are a programmer, you will be required to know to setup and run the programming environment of your choice. Examples in various environments will come your way.
  • If you are doing it just for making JSON data any simple text editor and an online connection to test the data you prepared will do.

JSON is evolving as one of the best open format for data interchange for all purposes. One can use JSON for storing any kind of data, client server exchange of data or for creating configuration file. It has already challenged XML from its current leadership position for similar purpose. It is slim. It is programmer friendly and is also good enough to be human readable. This course gives you sufficient insight for creating your own json files and to use the json reading and writing using common use cases in javascript, PHP, java, c#, android etc. This course is structured as -

  • All theory required to understand the format.
  • Activities as self evaluation sheets and quizzes.
  • Live screen-cast examples for creating Data in this format.
  • Live screen-cast examples in learning to parse and update data using javascript, AJAX in javascript, PHP, java, C# in asp,net, Android etc.
  • JSON validation schema overview has also been given.
  • Lots of reference links have been provided.

Every modern programmer will need this course to do successful and efficient programming in any environment he or she is working in. This data interchange format is open and language independent.

In roughly 2 hours I promise you to convert from a Novice to an expert. If I fail to deliver my promise, you have full right to take the refund as per udemy policy.

Who this course is for:
  • A Web programmer, Mobile programmer, Java Programmer, C# programmer etc. are ideal candidates to take this course.
  • A person who has been assigned the job of creating or checking JSON data.
Course content
Expand all 25 lectures 01:48:28
+ Introducing the Basics
3 lectures 10:28

What this course is all about will be explained here.

Preview 01:42

What are open data formats and examples like txt,ini,csv,xml etc will be explained here. A general look of JSON format will also be shown

Preview 02:22

Features, genesis and an example would be told here.

Introduction to JSON

Test how much you understood about various open data formats

Data Format Quiz
4 questions
+ Little Deeper Into JSON
3 lectures 03:54

The reason for using JSON.


Here I shall give you some advantages of using JSON vis-a-vis XML.


An Activity to Understand Details of XML and JSON comparison

Preview 1 page
+ JSON Data Representation
3 lectures 05:12

Which elements forms the JSON data contents will be explained here.

Main Building Blocks

What are JSON Object. You will come to know here.


This is one of the very strong features of JSON. You will come to know about this here.


Data Representation Quiz will test your grasp about the topic

Data Representation Quiz
4 questions
+ JSON Data Types
4 lectures 11:38

All the data types that are supported by JSON will be named and briefed here.

Supported Data Types

String, the most common data type and what all can go inside an string will be detailed here.

Preview 03:47

Numbers could be integers, fractions or scientific notations and how each of these types can be represented will be detailed here.


Boolean, null and spaces also have pre-defined rules. Get all the details here.

Boolean, null and spaces

A quiz to test what you learned about JSON Data Types

Data Types Quiz
4 questions
+ JSON Examples
2 lectures 15:56

Most common example of hierarchial data requirement is address book. See how easily it can be implemented using JSON.

Demo: Address Book Example

A recipe list making example will be given in JSON code. This I shall demonstrate to using an online json editor

Preview 06:22
+ Using with programming languages
7 lectures 55:40
Demo: Using JSON with Javascript
Demo: Parsing JSON with AJAX
Demo: JSON parsing with JAVA
Demo: JSON parsing with PHP
Demo: JSON parsing in Android
Demo:Parsing JSON with C# in
+ Other Aspects
3 lectures 03:40
JSON schema
JSON Issues
JSON Reference Links
1 page