MTA Introduction to Programming Using Java (98-388)

4 Hours
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Overview

In MTA 98-388: Introduction to Programming Using Java LiveLessons, you learn the fundamentals of writing syntactically correct Java code to solve real-world programming problems. You also gain hands-on experience to prepare for Microsoft MTA exam 98-388.

A professor of computer science and Java Champion, Cay S. Horstmann takes a pragmatic approach and guides you from the absolute basics of Java programming to object-oriented programming, exception handling, and beyond. One step at a time, you learn a brief history of Java, how to install the software development environment, write branches and loops, work with numbers, strings, and arrays, use built-in classes and build your own, as well as handle exceptions and inheritance.

This course covers all of the MTA exam 98-388 objectives and also provides opportunities to review and practice fundamental concepts and techniques. Topics are organized into bite-sized, self-contained lessons, so you can learn key Java skills quickly and easily. This video course will prepare you for the hands-on experience you need before taking the exam and will improve your mastery of fundamental Java concepts.

Learn How To

  • Install the software development environment
  • Write branches and loops
  • Work with numbers, strings and arrays
  • Use built-in classes to create applications
  • Utilize object-oriented programming
  • Construct your own classes
  • Implement exception handling
  • Handle inheritance
  • Prepare for the Microsoft MTA exam 98-388: Introduction to Programming using Java

Who Should Take This Course

  • Aspiring programmers who want to learn programming fundamentals using Java
  • Programmers experienced in other languages who need to quickly get up-to-speed on Java fundamentals
  • Candidates taking Microsoft exam MTA 98-388: Introduction to Programming Using Java

Course Requirements

Basic experience using text editors and managing files; no Java experience necessary

About Pearson Video Training

Pearson publishes expert-led video tutorials covering a wide selection of technology topics designed to teach you the skills you need to succeed. These professional and personal technology videos feature world-leading author instructors published by your trusted technology brands: Addison-Wesley, Cisco Press, Pearson IT Certification, Prentice Hall, Sams, and Que Topics include: IT Certification, Network Security, Cisco Technology, Programming, Web Development, Mobile Development, and more.

Meet your instructor

Cay Horstmann

Cay Horstmann grew up in Northern Germany and attended the Christian-Albrechts-Universität in Kiel, a harbor town at the Baltic sea. He received a M.S. in computer science from Syracuse University, and a Ph.D. in mathematics from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. For four years, he was VP and CTO of an Internet startup that went from 3 people in a tiny office to a public company. He now teaches computer science at San Jose State University. Cay also writes books and articles on programming languages and computer science education.
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Duration

1 week

Experience Level

Intermediate Introductory

Learning Partner

Pearson

Program Type

Course

Subject

IT Programming