Scala Language: The Big Picture

by Harit Himanshu

This course will teach you about the Scala language. You will learn about the ecosystem, the language details, and see how to get started with the language in few simple steps.

What you'll learn

It is intimidating when you are not sure if a programming language can help you solve your problems at hand. In this course, Scala Language: The Big Picture, you’ll learn to get started with the language. First, you’ll explore the language and the entire ecosystem developed using tools and libraries. Next, you’ll discover how Scala code is structured and executed. Finally, you’ll learn how to integrate Java code with Scala and run them together. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Scala needed to take next steps of diving deeper and learning the fundamentals of the language.

About the author

Harit Himanshu is a hands-on software professional with more than a decade of experience in building and shipping products at companies of small to large sizes. He has contributed in various domains such as Advertising, CleanTech, Security, and FinTech. He is passionate about writing clean testable code and prefers being lazy when coding. In his free time, he is found tinkering new technologies, learning new business domains, reading books, cooking, singing and investing his time with his wife o... more

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