Java Programming and Software Engineering Fundamentals Specialization

Starts May 28

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.

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5 courses

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projects
Projects

Designed to help you practice and apply the skills you learn.

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Certificates

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Projects Overview

Courses
Beginner Specialization.
No prior experience required.
  1. COURSE 1

    程序设计与 Web 入门

    Upcoming session: May 28
    Commitment
    4周的学习时间,每周需花费3-5小时
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

  2. COURSE 2

    Java 程序设计:使用软件解题

    Upcoming session: May 28
    Commitment
    4周的学习时间,每周需花费3-5小时
    Subtitles
    English, Turkish

    About the Course

    Building 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
  3. COURSE 3

    Java Programming: Arrays, Lists, and Structured Data

    Upcoming session: May 28
    Commitment
    4周的学习时间 每周需花费3-5小时
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    This 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
  4. COURSE 4

    Java 程序设计:软件设计原理

    Current session: May 21
    Commitment
    4 weeks of study, 4-8 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English, Korean

    About the Course

    Solve 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
  5. COURSE 5

    Java 程序设计:DIY 版本的 Netflix 和亚马逊推荐系统引擎

    Current session: May 21
    Commitment
    4 weeks of study, 3-6 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Capstone Project

    Ever 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

Creators

  • Duke University

    Duke University is consistently ranked as both a top undergraduate and research institution, with world class faculty at all levels in undergraduate, graduate, and professional schools.

    Duke University has about 13,000 undergraduate and graduate students and a world-class faculty helping to expand the frontiers of knowledge. The university has a strong commitment to applying knowledge in service to society, both near its North Carolina campus and around the world.

  • Andrew D. Hilton

    Andrew D. Hilton

    Assistant Professor of the Practice
  • Robert Duvall

    Robert Duvall

    Lecturer
  • Susan H. Rodger

    Susan H. Rodger

    Professor of the Practice
  • Owen Astrachan

    Owen Astrachan

    Professor of the Practice

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