Intermediate Java Programming
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COURSE LENGTH: 2 Days

COURSE COST: $995

COURSE TIMES: 9:00am - 4:30pm

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COURSE OVERVIEW

This intensive, hands-on, two day course focuses on enhancing developers skills in the Java API libraries. Students will learn to use common API packages, such as collections for storing groups of objects, Swing for building GUI applications, and JDBC for accessing a database. Students will also learn to use inner classes and regular expressions within their Java applications. This course is current to Java 7 and uses the Eclipse IDE.

AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES

Programmers wanting to expand their knowledge of the Java API packages.

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*Course Cost listed does not include the cost of courseware or lunch, required in your registration. Please refer to your Enrollment Sales Order or Invoice for the additional cost. If you have any questions, please contact us (learn@vtec.org or 207-775-0244). Course subject to minimum enrollment.

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Course Introduction
Course Objectives
Course Overview
Using the Workbook
Suggested references

Collection Sorting and Tuning
Sorting with Comparable
Sorting with Comparator
Sorting Lists and Arrays
Collections Utility Methods
Tuning ArrayList
Tuning HashMap and HashSet

Inner Classes
Member Classes
Local Classes
Anonymous Classes
Instance Initializers
Static Nested Classes

Introduction to Swing
AWT and Swing
Displaying a Window
GUI Porgramming in Java
Handling Events
Arranging Components
A Scrollable Component
Configuring Components
Menus
Using JFileChooser

Introduction to JDBC
The JDBC Connectivity Model
Database Programming
Connecting to the Database
Creating a SQL Query
Getting the Results
Updating Database Data
Finishing Up

JDBC SQL Programming
Error Checking and the SQLException Class
The SQL Warning Class
JDBC Types
Executing SQL Queries
ResultSetMetaData
Executing SQL Updates
Using PreparedStatement
Parameterized Statements
Stored Procedures
Transaction Management

Advanced JDBC
JDBC SQL Escape Syntax
The execute0 Method
Batch Updates
Updateable Result Sets
Large Objects
Working with SavePoints
RowSets
CachedRowSet
DataSources

Regular Expressions
Pattern Matching and Regular Expressions
Regular Expressions in Java
Regular Expression in Syntax
Special Characters
Quantifiers
Assertions
The Pattern Class
The Matcher Class
Capturing Groups