A Sip of Java


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Course overview

Course type
Paid course
5 hours
50 lessons
Available on completion
Course author
Nate Dessert
  • Java language basics
  • Beginner programming concepts and terminology
  • The ability to make your own programs
  • Simple user interface computer applications
  • Be able to write data to and from an external file
  • Prompt users for input via a computer program
  • Math operators in Java
  • Conditional statements in Java
  • Classes and functions


Learn the core features of Java in the time it takes to finish a coffee.

A Sip of Java is for those who are interested in learning the basics of Java without all the extra details. This course aims to be the quickest way for a student to go from knowing nothing or very little about Java and programming to writing their own applications. In this course students will learn how to:

  • Setup their computer to write and run Java applications

  • Write console apps that can respond to user input

  • Learn Java language basics - types, variables, conditions, loops, operators, functions, classes, etc.

  • Read and write data to external files

  • Create their own GUI (Graphical User Interface)¬†applications

  • Start their path to becoming an accomplished programmer

  • Learning how to program with Java is a great skill to have. This course is designed to be the fastest way to understand core concepts of Java.

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