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Scala Language Fundamentals

  • Number of Courses10 courses
  • Duration18 hours
  • Skill IQ available Skill IQ

Scala (/ˈskɑːlɑː/ SKAH-lah) combines object-oriented and functional programming in one concise, high-level language. Scala's static types help avoid bugs in complex applications, and its JVM and JavaScript runtimes let you build high-performance systems with easy access to huge ecosystems of libraries.

Since its public release in 2004, it has increased in popularity.

Some of the top companies using Scala today are:







By the end of this path, learners will have the foundation needed to begin building applications using the Scala Language as well as the tools needed for best practices.

Courses in this path


These introductory Scala courses will teach you the basics of how to effectively work with the Scala language. Get started by setting up the development environment and discovering the overall capabilities of the Scala language.


Continue learning the Scala language in this section that will take the fundamentals of Scala and expand to writing methods, functions, and creating collections using Scala.


For the learner that has a grasp on the Scala language and looking to learn the finer points of asynchronous programming, type classes, and unit testing for Scala. By the end of this section, you will be prepared to create robust Scala applications.

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