Certificate in Introduction to Java

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What is the course about?

This introductory course will cover the basic principles of java development using hands on examples and exercises. Take your first step towards a career in software development, using java. One of the most in-demand programming languages and the foundation of the Android operating system. Designed for beginners, this specialization will teach you core programming concepts and equip you to write programs.

Who should attend?
This course is ideal for anyone who wants to take a foundational introduction into software development, covering the core concepts needed to begin your software development journey. No coding experience required, this course will take you on the journey using hands-on examples and exercises.

Course Duration

This 8 week professional development course will be delivered live online via Zoom one evening per week for 2.5 hours from 6.00pm-8.30pm.

2021 Course Dates Announced
+ April 2021 – week commencing 19th April
+ September 2021 – week commencing 6th September
+ October 2021 – week commencing 4th October

Over the 8 weeks the course will cover:

Course Themes

What is Java?
Working with Java Data Types
Working with Java Operator
Using Decision Statements
Using Looping Statements
Java Methods
Classes and Constructors
Working with the String Class
Final Project


This new course is provided and assessed by Independent College Dublin.

Learn from our Leading Practitioner

Vincent McGrady, your instructor for this course has a first-class honours Msc. in Computer Science from University College Dublin, and a first-class honours Bsc. in Information Systems from Trinity College Dublin. He has a long history in the IT industry. Working in a range of Colleges & Universities across Dublin teaching Computer Science courses and modules he also works as a data scientist within the banking industry and builds and develops websites and other software solutions for businesses across Ireland.

Certificate in Introduction to Java fee is €695. You will be awarded a professional certificate upon completion.

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E-mail: profcourses@independentcolleges.ie