Java Fundamentals Training - Oracle Certified Associate Java Programmer

Training in Java fundamentals for those who are new to programming or object orientated programming. The training course covers the objectives of the Oracle Certification (1Z0-803). Oracle Certified Associate, Java Programmer, and will provide one with the necessary training to take the exams, although this is not a requirement for the course.

Please contact us if you are looking to book a training sessions for Java fundamentals.

 

Java Associate Training Course Details
Description Days Price (ex vat)
Java Associate (1Z0-803)* 4 ZAR USD

R 9,800

$ 980
  • Lunch, refreshments and training material included.
  • Class start at 9:00am for 9:30am

 

International/Out-of-town student? See our list of accommodation venues. Free transport to and from the training centre if you stay at a venue in Randburg.

If you have a background in object orientated programming and wish to do a skills enhancement/cross-skill course contact us for details about our Java Fundamentals for programmers

Java Basics/Fundamental Training Course ObjectivesJava training

Java Basics
  • Define the scope of variables
  • Define the structure of a Java class
  • Create executable Java applications with a main method
  • Import other Java packages to make them accessible in your code

Working With Java Data Types

  • Declare and initialise variables
  • Differentiate between object reference variables and primitive variables
  • Read or write to object fields
  • Explain an Object's Lifecycle (creation, "dereference" and garbage collection)
  • Call methods on objects
  • Manipulate data using the StringBuilder class and its methods
  • Creating and manipulating Strings

Using Operators and Decision Constructs 

  • Use Java operators
  • Use parenthesis to override operator precedence
  • Test equality between Strings and other objects using == and equals ()
  • Create if and if/else constructs
  • Use a switch statement

Creating and Using Arrays

  • Declare, instantiate, initialise and use a one-dimensional array
  • Declare, instantiate, initialise and use multi-dimensional array
  • Declare and use an ArrayList

Using Loop Constructs

  • Create and use while loops
  • Create and use for loops including the enhanced for loop
  • Create and use do/while loops
  • Compare loop constructs
  • Use break and continue 

Working with Methods and Encapsulation

  • Create methods with arguments and return values
  • Apply the static keyword  to methods and fields  
  • Create an overloaded method
  • Differentiate between default and user defined constructors
  • Create and overload constructors
  • Apply access modifiers
  • Apply encapsulation principles to a class
  • Determine the effect upon object references and primitive values when they are passed  into methods that change the values

Working with Inheritance

  • Implement inheritance
  • Develop code that demonstrates the use of polymorphism
  • Differentiate between the type of a reference and the type of an object
  • Determine when casting is necessary
  • Use super and this to access objects and constructors
  • Use abstract classes and interfaces

Handling Exceptions

  • Differentiate among checked exceptions, RuntimeExceptions and Errors
  • Create a try-catch block and determine how exceptions alter normal program flow
  • Describe what Exceptions are used for in Java
  • Invoke a method that throws an exception
  • Recognise common exception classes and categories