Java Programming (Java SE 6)

Course Specifications

Course number: 085662
Course length: 5.0 day(s)

Course Description

Course Objective: You will work with advanced features of Java.

Target Student: This course is intended for individuals who are Java SE 6 programmers and have worked with databases and with object-oriented programming techniques, who are now ready to create more complex and advanced programs using Java SE 6. It will also benefit students who are preparing for the Oracle Certified Professional, Java SE 6 Programmer examination.

Prerequisites: Students should be skilled and experienced in using Java SE 6. They should have knowledge of database structures and terminology. Also, they should be familiar with object-oriented programming. To ensure your success, we recommend you first take the Element K courses or have equivalent knowledge.

Hardware Requirements

On each student's machine, you need the following hardware:

Software Requirements

Each computer requires the following software:

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

Course Content

Lesson 1: Working with Classes

Topic 1A: Create Classes
Topic 1B: Create Variables
Topic 1C: Write an Expression
Topic 1D: Work with Arrays
Topic 1E: Work with Static Class Members
Topic 1F: Define Methods
Topic 1G: Use Enumerated Data Types
Lesson 2: Controlling Program Flow

Topic 2A: Work with Conditional Statements
Topic 2B: Work with Looping Statements
Topic 2C: Handle Exceptions
Topic 2D: Handle Chained Exceptions
Topic 2E: Write and Enable Assertions
Lesson 3: Implementing Object-Oriented Programming Concepts

Topic 3A: Extend a Class
Topic 3B: Overload and Override Methods
Topic 3C: Work with Interfaces
Topic 3D: Create Inner Classes
Topic 3E: Examine Object-Oriented Design Concepts
Lesson 4: Working with Java Utility Class Libraries

Topic 4A: Work with Strings
Topic 4B: Format and Parse Strings
Topic 4C: Work with Dates, Numbers, and Currencies
Lesson 5: Using the Java I/O Package

Topic 5A: Work with the File Class
Topic 5B: Work with Byte Streams
Topic 5C: Work with Character Streams
Topic 5D: Read Files
Topic 5E: Write to a File
Topic 5F: Manipulate I/O Objects
Lesson 6: Using Collections

Topic 6A: Work with the Collection Interface
Topic 6B: Work with the Set Collection
Topic 6C: Work with List Collections
Topic 6D: Work with Queues
Topic 6E: Work with the Map Collection
Topic 6F: Work with Collection Utilities
Lesson 7: Working with Generics

Topic 7A: Declare Generics
Topic 7B: Implement Generics
Lesson 8: Using Multi-Threaded Programs

Topic 8A: Create a Multi-Threaded Program
Topic 8B: Synchronize Threads
Lesson 9: Managing Java Applications

Topic 9A: Implement Garbage Collection
Topic 9B: Deploy a Java Application
Appendix A: Java Standard Edition 6 Programmer Certified Professional Exam