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  • 40 hours of instruction-led online training
  • Hand on code analysis
  • 1 console-based project
  • Lifetime access to online class
  • 35 coding-related questions on java 8
  • Course completion certificate

Course description

  • What is the focus of this course?

    The Core Java 8 online course enables students and professionals to understand the basic concepts of Core Java 8 such as scope of variables, operators, arrays, loops, methods, constructors, etc. Our Core Java 8 course also helps in gaining hands-on experience in JDBC and JUnit Framework.

  • What are the course objectives?

    After completing this course, you will be able to do the following:

    • Understand basic Core Java 8 concepts for beginners in detail.
    • Write Java code using operators, constructors, loops, functions, conditions, etc.
    • Work with methods and encapsulation.
    • Implement multi-threading, string handling, and exception handling techniques.
    • Set up connection using JDBC.
    • Run sample test cases with Junit framework.
    • Develop web applications.

  • Who should do this course?

    Simplilearn’s Core Java 8 course is for professionals desiring to become Java Developers, web developers, programmer enthusiasts, engineering graduates.

Course preview

    • Lesson 1 - Java Basics
      • 1 Define the scope of variables
      • 2 Define the structure of a Java class
      • 3 Create executable Java applications with a main method; run a Java program from the command line; produce console output
      • 4 Import other Java packages to make them accessible in your code
      • 5 Compare and contrast the features and components of Java such as: platform independence, object orientation, encapsulation, etc.
    • Lesson 2 - Working With Java Data Types
      • 1 Declare and initialize variables (including casting of primitive data types)
      • 2 Differentiate between object reference variables and primitive variables
      • 3 Know how to read or write to object fields
      • 4 Explain an Object's Lifecycle (creation, "dereference by reassignment" and garbage collection)
      • 5 Compare and contrast the features and components of Java such as: platform independence, object orientation, encapsulation, etc.Develop code that uses wrapper classes such as Boolean, Double, and Integer
    • Lesson 3 - Using Operators and Decision Constructs
      • 1 Use Java operators; use parentheses to override operator precedence
      • 2 Test equality between Strings and other objects using == and equals ()
      • 3 Create if and if/else and ternary constructs 
      • 4 Use a switch statement 
    • Lesson 4 - Creating and Using Arrays
      • 1 Declare, instantiate, initialize and use a one-dimensional array
      • 2 Declare, instantiate, initialize and use multi-dimensional arrays
    • Lesson 5 - Using Loop Constructs
      • 1 Create and use while loops
      • 2 Create and use for loops including the enhanced for loop
      • 3 Create and use do/while loops
      • 4 Compare loop constructs
      • 5 Use break and continue
    • Lesson 6 - Working with Methods and Encapsulation
      • 1 Create methods with arguments and return values; including overloaded methods
      • 2 Apply the static keyword to methods and fields
      • 3 Create and overload constructors; differentiate between default and user defined constructors
      • 4 Apply access modifiers
      • 5 Apply encapsulation principles to a class
      • 6 Determine the effect upon object references and primitive values when they are passed  into methods that change the values
    • Lesson 7 - Working with Inheritance
      • 1 Describe inheritance and its benefits
      • 2 Develop code that makes use of polymorphism; develop code that overrides methods;  differentiate between the type of a reference and the type of an object
      • 3 Determine when casting is necessary
      • 4 Use super and this to access objects and constructors
      • 5 Use abstract classes and interfaces
    • Lesson 8 - Handling Exceptions
      • 1 Differentiate among checked exceptions, unchecked exceptions, and Errors
      • 2 Create a try-catch block and determine how exceptions alter normal program flow
      • 3 Describe the advantages of Exception handling
      • 4 Create and invoke a method that throws an exception
      • 5 Recognize common exception classes (such as NullPointerException, ArithmeticException, ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException, ClassCastException)
    • Lesson 9 - Working with Selected classes from the Java API
      • 1 Manipulate data using the StringBuilder class and its methods
      • 2 Create and manipulate Strings
      • 3 Create and manipulate calendar data using classes from java.time.LocalDateTime,  java.time.LocalDate, java.time.LocalTime, java.time.format.DateTimeFormatter, java.time.Period
      • 4 Declare and use an ArrayList of a given type 
      • 5 Write a simple Lambda expression that consumes a Lambda Predicate expression
    • Lesson 10 - Additional Topics
      • 1 Inner Classes and Inner Interfaces
      • 2 String API in brief
      • 3 Threading and its Life Cycle, Applying Synchronization using Threads
      • 4 Collection Framework(List,Set,Map)
      • 5 Comparable Comparator and other Functional Interfaces
      • 6 File Handling and Serialization
    • Lesson 11 - JDBC
      • 1 Need for JDBC
      • 2 JDBC architecture
      • 3 Driver and Application API of JDBC
      • 4 Types of drivers
      • 5 To set up an a project for JDBC usage
      • 6 Setting up a connection using JDBC
      • 7 Executing queries with JDBC API
      • 8 Transaction management using JDBC
      • 9 Summary and quizzes
    • Lesson 12 - Miscellaneous and Unit Testing
      • 1 Understand the var args feature in Java
      • 2 Understand the concept of assertions
      • 3 Understand the concept of unit testing
      • 4 Understand Junit framework
      • 5 Write sample test cases using Junit framework
      • 6 Garbage collection overview
      • 7 Summary and quizzes
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  • How would a certificate from Simplilearn help me?

    In today’s era where technologies and best practices are changing rapidly, and demand for qualified candidates is significantly increasing, a certificate from Simplilearn is the key to your success and a valuable add-on in your resume. Our training courses are designed and updated by 2000+ renowned industry experts, and more than 40 global training organizations have recognized us as an official provider of certification training.

  • What are the pre-requisites for this course?

    Students and professionals taking the course should be familiar with some concepts such as variables, functions, etc.Prior knowledge of object oriented programming is beneficial but not mandatory.

  • Is this live training, or will I watch pre-recorded videos?

     All the classes are live. They are interactive sessions that enable you to ask questions and participate in discussions during the class time. We do, however, provide recordings of each session you attend for your future reference.

  • Who are the trainers for this course?

    All our trainers are certified and are highly qualified, with multiple years of experience in working with front-end development technology.

  • Is it aligned to any certification?

    Yes, it is aligned to Oracle Certified Associate, Java SE 8 Programmer (Exam Number - 1Z0-808)

  • What is the cost of the certification?

    The certification costs 9701 INR

  • What is the passing score of the certification?

    To pass this certification course you need 65% of marks.

  • Where do I register for the certification?

    Please use the following link to register for the certification :

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