By Prof Kannan Moudgalya - Principal Investigator of Spoken Tutorial Project   |   Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Learners enrolled: 73467
This course comprises 43 audio-video spoken tutorials, using which you can self-learn Java programming language with ease. 

First of all install Java Eclipse IDE by following the steps given in this sheet.
  1. This sheet gives the steps to install the Java Eclipse IDE or Netbeans IDE on Linux and Windows OS.
  2. Open the sheet, read the instructions for your OS and install the IDE on your machine.
  3. Cross-verify (as mentioned in the sheet) to confirm successful installation.
  4. For Windows OS, please ensure Notepad ++ is also installed on the machine.
Next, read this sheet. https://spoken-tutorial.org/Java-Instruction-Sheet-English.pdf/
  1. This sheet explains how to learn from spoken tutorials.
  2. This sheet also mentions some important information about the text editors while coding, how to use the command prompt (in Windows OS), how to use the Code Files, how to do the Assignments, etc.
  3. Read this sheet carefully and make a note of all the information, before you begin.
Follow the side-by-side learning methodology while learning from spoken tutorials - watch the video, listen to the instructions, pause the video, try out the command on your system.  You should get the exact same results as shown in the video.  If successful, proceed with the video.  Else, rewind and watch the video again and replicate the commands shown.

Complete all the videos in the given sequence one by one.
The Assignment for each tutorial is for your self-assessment only.  Do not upload it anywhere for evaluation.

Course Status : Upcoming
Course Type : Elective
Duration : Self Paced
Category :
  • Multidisciplinary
Credit Points : 4
Level : Undergraduate/Postgraduate

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Introduction to Java

Java is a free and open source high level programming language. It is simple as well as object oriented language. Till date, the Java platform has attracted more than 6.5 million software developers. Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE) lets you develop and deploy Java applications on desktops and servers, as well as today's demanding Embedded and Real-Time environments.  

From laptops to mobile phones, game consoles to scientific supercomputers, music players to the Internet, Set-top boxes to printers, web-cams to medical devices - that is a huge list, Java is everywhere!!!!!

This set of tutorials will cover features and usage of Java version 1.6.x Please see the associated text box of individual spoken tutorials on the website to decide the versions of Java and OS to which it is applicable.

The Spoken Tutorial effort for Java is contributed jointly by TalentSprint, Hyderabad and the Spoken Tutorial Team, IIT Bombay. Other contributors who helped in the creation of the scripts are Prathamesh Salunke, Arya Ratish, Ashwini Patil.  The team received ample guidance from Mr. Ashok Pichai from TalentSprint, Hyderabad.

Learners: UG/PG CSE/IT/CS students.

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