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Advanced Java Programming

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Ready to take your Java programming skills to the next level?

The Advanced Java Programming Course is your one-stop guide to mastering recent Java platform updates. It contains detailed explanations of the latest programming advancements and language features introduced from Java 9 onwards. By taking this Leaning Path, you'll acquire practical guidance on how to apply many of these new features. As you progress through the Course, you'll discover the key features to help you become more productive. 

You will also advance your Java programming skills required to build robust, performant, scalable, and enterprise-ready applications. 

This is a must do course for anyone looking to master the Java programming language!  

Learning Objectives

  • Deepen your knowledge of advanced features of the Java language syntax and SDK
  • Be able to put into use the advanced features of the Java language to build and compile robust enterprise-grade applications
  • Understand how and when to apply object-oriented principles such as abstraction, polymorphism, and inheritance, etc.  

Intended Audience

  • Anyone interested in learning to program with an object orientated language.  
  • Software Engineers interested in advancing their Java skills
  • Software Architects interested in using advanced features of Java to design and build both applications and frameworks
  • Anyone interested in advanced Java application development and associated tooling
  • Anyone interested in understanding the advanced areas and features of the Java SDK


  • a basic understanding of the Java language 
  • a basic understanding of software development
  • a basic understanding of the software development life cycle 

Content Outline

The Course provides over 12 hours of instructional content delivered in 8 high definition instructional video lectures, 6 Hands-on Lab exercises and a final preparation Exam. The content we cover is as follows: 

Object Oriented Development
Inheritance and Polymorphism
Interfaces and Abstract Classes

Advanced Java Programming
Local-Variable Type Inference
Functional Interfaces
Lambda Expressions

Working with Collections
Using Collections

Stream API

Java Module System
Module System

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About the Author

Jeremy Cook, opens in a new tab
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Jeremy is a Content Lead Architect and DevOps SME here at Cloud Academy where he specializes in developing DevOps technical training documentation.

He has a strong background in software engineering, and has been coding with various languages, frameworks, and systems for the past 25+ years. In recent times, Jeremy has been focused on DevOps, Cloud (AWS, Azure, GCP), Security, Kubernetes, and Machine Learning.

Jeremy holds professional certifications for AWS, Azure, GCP, Terraform, Kubernetes (CKA, CKAD, CKS).

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