Fundamentals in Java Programming

Unlock a world of possibilities with Java programming! This course will teach you the foundations of computer programming. Pick up the essentials of object-oriented programming. Learn about variables, assignments, expressions, control and repetition structures, and functions and methods. Then, see them all come together to help you build your very own computer application!

This introductory course is designed to help participants with little or no programming background enter the world of object-oriented programming using Java. 

Participants are to bring their own laptops for hands-on exercises. The course trainer will share the installation setup files for Java and the source code editor in the class.

Are you ready to write your first programme in Java?

Learning Objectives

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:
  • write and execute a simple Java program that applies variables, assignments, expressions, control structures, repetition structures and functions or methods
  • explain object-oriented (OO) concepts, such as classes and objects
  • describe the structure of an object-oriented Java programme
  • write a simple Java programme that applies OO concepts.

Who should attend?

General public or individuals with a keen interest in computer programming, and IT professionals with procedural programming background who wish to extend their expertise into the fields of OO programming.

Entry Requirement

Basic IT literacy and an interest to learn more about programming and software development


Participants will be awarded the Certificate of Attendance by Republic Polytechnic upon meeting 80% of attendance requirement.

Course Date

To be confirmed

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Course Duration

24 hours

Course Venue

Republic Polytechnic

Full Course Fee (Others) Workfare Training Scheme (WTS)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above SME-employed Singapore Citizens & SPR Singapore Citizens aged below 40 OR Singapore PR
*SkillsFuture credit approved.

Last updated on 13 Feb 2020

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If you are still unsure about which course to pursue, please contact our Academy for Continuing Education.  

Fees quoted are inclusive of GST. Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fees and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to a sufficient number of participants. All information is accurate at time of publishing.