SAP ABAP Crash Course for Beginners

Learn SAP! Learn the nuts and bolts of Software Development in SAP with ABAP. Lifetime access + all updates included!
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  • Lectures 22
  • Length 4 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 9/2015 English

Course Description

If you want to get started in the SAP area then the technical basics of ABAP are a must! For programming ABAP Reports/ABAP Programs, this is the perfect SAP training for you because you will learn the nuts and bolts of SAP as well as how to write your first ABAP Programs.

Unlike other courses and ABAP tutorials, we will not waste too much time on theory but dive deep into actually programming in SAP. We will be logged onto the system and create the programs step by step.

After we covered your first Hello World program you will also learn some advanced techniques like Database Access and Advanced List Output and using the Debugger to analyze how your programs run during runtime.

In this SAP online course we will also take a look at the most common things that a SAP Developer has to deal with on a daily basis (Authorizations, Popups, Selection Screens, Arithmetical Calculations, Strings, Modularization Techniques, and much more). This gives you a good overview of what you can expect from being a ABAP Developer and lets you be confident to solve such requirements!

What are the requirements?

  • You should already have a basic understanding of programming

What am I going to get from this course?

  • have a basic understanding of how an ABAP Report / Program works
  • write your first simple ABAP Reports on your own
  • use Advanced Techniques like Database Access and Advanced List Output
  • know how the typical day of an ABAP Developer looks like and what you have to deal with
  • know how Authorization, the List Viewer, Popups, Advanced Database Access, Selection Screens, and much more works
  • know how to modularize your programs
  • know how to do arithmetical calculations as well as how to deal with strings

Who is the target audience?

  • People who want to jump-start their SAP Developer Career
  • People just started working in the SAP area (module- or process consultant, SAP users) that want to get some basic technical understanding of how ABAP Reports work
  • People who are interested in the daily life of an ABAP Developer and what he has to deal with

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction and Hello World Program

In this lecture we will talk about the parts that this course consists of


In this lecture we will write your first ABAP Report!

Hello world Quiz
2 questions
Section 2: Advanced Techniques

In this lecture we will cover the basics of the ABAP Dictionary.

ABAP Dictionary
6 questions

In this lecture we will talk about how to use OpenSQL (SAPs native SQL) to access data from the database and how to do simple output of text on the screen.

OpenSQL and Listoutput
4 questions
Selection Screen and Text Elements
Selection Screen and Text Elements
3 questions

In this lecture we will discuss the basics of using the ABAP Debugger to take a look at how your programs behave during runtime

ABAP Debugger
3 questions

In this lecture we will discuss an alternative method to output data on the screen that is more advanced, has more flexibility and looks better then a plain text output.

Advanced List Output
2 questions
Section 3: Daily Life of an ABAP Developer - Dictionary and Databases

Lets see what we're talking about in the rest of the course, as we dig deeper into the daily life of an ABAP Developer...


In this lecture we are talking about how to enhance tables in the Dictionary

Quiz - Enhancing a table in the Dictionary
5 questions

In this lecture we will take a look on how to deal with foreign keys

Foreign Keys in the Dictionary
3 questions
In this lecture we are talking about the maintenance view with which you can edit data in a standardized way
The Maintenance View
4 questions

In this lecture we will cover advanced techniques to select data from a table

Database Selection Advanced Techniques
3 questions
Section 4: Daily Life of an ABAP Developer - Advanced Programming

In this lecture we are talking about how you can do arithmetic calculations and how to deal with strings.

Arithmetic Calculations and String Functions
2 questions

In this lecture we will cover field symbols which are very flexible and give you advantages in performance

Field Symbols
3 questions

In this lecture we are talking about how to enhance your List Viewer with custom buttons and react to clicks on them.

Section 5: Daily Life of an ABAP Developer - Modularization

In this lecture we will start with an overview of possible modularization techniques and then also cover event blocks

Modularization and Event Blocks
2 questions

In this lecture we will cover subroutines as a form of modularization

Modularization with Subroutines
2 questions

In this lecture we are talking about includes and function modules

Modularization: Includes and Function Modules
3 questions
Section 6: Daily Life of an ABAP Developer - Authorization and Popups

In this lecture we will talk about how the authorization system in SAP works and how you can use it in your daily work

4 questions

In this lecture we will cover popups

1 question

Here we will recap what we've learned in this course.


You want to practise what you have learned in this course and want to run your own local version of a SAP Trial System? Here you will get to know how this works and get a discount!

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Instructor Biography

Ana Lekic, SAP Senior Consultant, #1 SAP Trainer for New Technologies

Ana is a SAP Senior Consultant for over 10 years, mostly in the Insurance, Aviation, Retail and Public Sector. Her focus is on developing custom-based applications mostly based on SAP CRM.

She is also responsible for the development and distribution of a SAP Add On that her company developed.

Most of the clients she is working for are from Austria, Germany and Switzerland. She already worked on projects for companies like Siemens, Austrian Airlines, Telekom Austria, the National Insurance and also for the company SAP itself.

After teaching her first courses for clients she got excited to be a trainer and presenter. That's the reason why she also started teaching online courses here on Udemy.

She has designated her teaching to be as practical and applicable as possible to really get her students to the next level by showing them how all of this actually works on the SAP System - not just the theory behind it.

Ana is a leading Consultant and constantly working with new technologies
like SAP WebUI, Web Dynpro, BOPF, Floorplan Manager, Fiori and much
more. If you are interested in these topics and find no course that fits just send Ana a request that you would be interested in a specific course.

What are you waiting for? Get your SAP and ABAP skills to the next level and join one of her courses!

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