Java Development for Mainframe Programmers
Duration: 5 Days
This class teaches experienced Mainframe programmers how to utilize the structure and syntax of the object oriented Java programming language for both general business and Internet programming applications. The student will learn how to code, test, and execute Java programs making use of the facilities provided by the language. Because procedural programming uses a different paradigm than object oriented programming, this course concentrates on the application of basic object oriented concepts. Java syntax will be compared to COBOL along with tools and techniques used on the Mainframe.
This class is intended for experienced COBOL programmers or programmers experienced in any procedural (non object-oriented) programming language. Students who already understand object-oriented programming techniques should attend the Java Fundamentals course instead of this course.
Topics Covered In This Course
Objected Oriented Concepts
Expressions and Operators
Class Methods and Constructors
Inheritance and Polymorphism
Classes and Packages
Arrays and Strings
Introduction to GUI Layout and Event Handling
Error and Exception Handling
What You Can Expect
On successfully completing this course, the student can expect to be able to use and understand:
Who Should Take This Course
The material covered in this course is designed for mainframe (COBOL) programmers who plan to develop programs using Java.
Students should have previous development experience in a compiled, procedural language such as COBOL, or a strong background in scripting languages.
50% Instructor-led lecture and 50% hands-on lab work.
Every student attending a Verhoef Training class will receive a certificate good for $100 toward their next public class taken within a year.
You can also buy "Verhoef Vouchers" to get a discounted rate for a single student in any of our public or web-based classes. Contact your account manager or our sales office for details.
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