Centered around projects, this Specialization will help you create a portfolio of work to demonstrate your new programming skills. In the capstone you will create a recommender engine similar to those used by Netflix or Amazon. Additional projects in your portfolio will include:an interactive webpage that applies filters to images, an analysis of CSV data files, an encryption program, and a predictive text generator.
Java Programming and Software Engineering Fundamentals Specialization
Explore a Career as a Software Engineer. Learn the basics of programming and software development
About This Specialization
Take your first step towards a career in software development with this introduction to Java—one of the most in-demand programming languages and the foundation of the Android operating system. Designed for beginners, this Specialization will teach you core programming concepts and equip you to write programs to solve complex problems. In addition, you will gain the foundational skills a software engineer needs to solve real-world problems, from designing algorithms to testing and debugging your programs.
Follow the suggested order or choose your own.
Designed to help you practice and apply the skills you learn.
Highlight your new skills on your resume or LinkedIn.
- Beginner Specialization.
- No prior experience required.
程序设计与 Web 入门Upcoming session: May 28
About the Course
Java 程序设计：使用软件解题Upcoming session: May 28
- English, Turkish
About the CourseBuilding upon Duke’s “Programming and the Web for Beginners” course, you will grow in your ability to be a problem-solver and programmer by writing Java programs. We are excited that you've chosen to learn Java with us! You will soon be able
Java Programming: Arrays, Lists, and Structured DataUpcoming session: May 28
- 4周的学习时间 每周需花费3-5小时
About the CourseThis course will build on the skills you learn in Java Programming: Solving Problems with Software. You will continue to expand your programming skill set to read and manipulate data with more complex structure. You will also write programs w
Java 程序设计：软件设计原理Current session: May 21
- 4 weeks of study, 4-8 hours/week
- English, Korean
About the CourseSolve real world problems with Java using multiple classes. Learn how to create programming solutions that scale using Java interfaces. Recognize that software engineering is more than writing code - it also involves logical thinking and de
Java 程序设计：DIY 版本的 Netflix 和亚马逊推荐系统引擎Current session: May 21
- 4 weeks of study, 3-6 hours/week
About the Capstone ProjectEver wonder how Netflix decides what movies to recommend for you? Or how Amazon recommends books? We can get a feel for how it works by building a simplified recommender of our own! In this capstone, you will show off your problem sol
Andrew D. Hilton
Assistant Professor of the Practice
Susan H. Rodger
Professor of the Practice
Professor of the Practice
More questions? Visit the Learner Help Center.