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CEPS:JSE7P1(TD) Certification Exam Prep Seminar: Java SE 7 Programmer I (Training On Demand)

Oracle Course Description:
This video seminar will help you prepare for and pass the required exam for the Oracle Certified Associate (OCA) - Java SE 7 Programmer certification.
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Oracle Course Target Audience:
Java Developer
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Course Content:
  • 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 initialize variables
    • Differentiate between object reference variables and primitive variables
    • Read or write to object fields
    • Explain an object's lifecycle
    • Call methods on objects
    • Manipulate data using the StringBuilder class and its methods
    • Create and manipulate strings

  • Using Operators and Decision Constructs

    • Use Java operators
    • Use parentheses 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, initialize and use a one-dimensional array
    • Declare, instantiate, initialize 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

  • 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
    • Recognize common exception classes and categories