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Java Interfaces and Abstraction

by Richard Warburton

Do you want to learn how to write Java code that is maintainable and extensible over time? This course shows you how to achieve that by mastering the use of interfaces to build abstractions.

What you'll learn

At the core of writing better Java code is a thorough knowledge using interfaces and abstraction. In this course, Java Interfaces and Abstraction, you'll learn how to improve the maintainability and extensibility of Java code over time. First, you'll delve into how to define interfaces and abstract classes. Next, you'll explore what an abstraction is, and how to design good abstractions. Finally, you'll discover what and when to avoid when designing abstractions. When you're finished with this course, you'll have a foundational knowledge of interfaces and abstraction in Java that will help you on your path towards becoming a Java expert. Software required: Java SE 8.

About the author

Richard is an empirical technologist and solver of deep-dive technical problems and works independently as a Software Engineer and Trainer. Recently he has written a book on Java 8 Lambdas for O'Reilly and teaching people via java8training.com and Pluralsight. He's worked as a developer in diverse areas including Statistical Analytics, Static Analysis, Compilers, and Network Protocols. He is a leader in the London Java Community and runs Java Hackdays. Richard is also a known conference speaker,... more

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