Faculty of Information Technology, BUT

Course details

Graphical User Interfaces in Java

GJA Acad. year 2011/2012 Summer semester 5 credits

Current academic year

Development of Java programming language, Java virtual machine, Java basic and object oriented features, types of Java applications (standalone application/applet/servlet), basic libraries(java.lang, java.io, java.util), libraries javax.swing, events mechanisms in Java, image and sound handling, application development, applet development, JavaBeans development, GUI programming tools, network services (java.net), network application development, advanced web applications development using J2EE, building and testing.

Guarantor

Language of instruction

Czech

Completion

Examination (written)

Time span

26 hrs lectures, 26 hrs projects

Assessment points

51 exam, 10 half-term test, 39 projects

Department

Lecturer

Otrusina Lubomír, Ing. (DCGM FIT BUT)

Instructor

Otrusina Lubomír, Ing. (DCGM FIT BUT)

Subject specific learning outcomes and competences

The students will get acquainted with the principles and history of Java programming language. They will learn about methods of application development in Java programming language. They will also get acquainted with ways of exploitation of standard libraries and tools for application development. Next, the students will learn about differences in Java programming and programming in other languages. Finally, the students will learn the modern technologies for creating web applications using J2EE.

Generic learning outcomes and competences

The students will improve their skills in programming language Java, in team work, and in preparation of project documentation.

Learning objectives

To get acquainted with the principles and history of Java programming language. To learn about methods of application development in Java programming language. To get acquainted with ways of exploitation of standard libraries and tools for application development. To learn about differences in Java programming and programming in other languages. To get acquainted with the modern technologies for creating web applications using J2EE.

Study literature

  • Deitel, H.M., Deitel, P.J.: Java - How to program, ISBN 0-13-632589-0, Prentice Hall, 1997.
  • Niemeyer, P., Peck, J.: Exploring Java (2nd ed.), ISBN 1-56592-271-9, O'Reilly & Associates, 1997.

Fundamental literature

  • Cornell, C., Horstmann, C.: Core Java (2nd ed.), SunSoft Press, Prentice Hall, ISBN 0-13-596891-7, 1997
  • Grand, M.: Java Language Reference (2nd ed.), ISBN 1-56592-326-X, O'Reilly & Associates, 1997
  • Campione, M., Walrath, K.: Java Tutorial, Addison-Wesley, ISBN 3-8273-1050-4, 1997

Syllabus of lectures

  1. Development of Java programming language. Java virtual machine.
  2. Java basic and object oriented features. Types of Java applications (standalone application/applet/servlet).
  3. Exception handling mechanisms in Java.
  4. Basic libraries(java.lang, java.io, java.util).
  5. Multithreading.
  6. Image and sound handling.
  7. Events mechanisms in Java.
  8. Libraries javax.swing.
  9. GUI programming tools, application and applet development.
  10. Java EE.
  11. JavaServer Faces.
  12. Google Web Toolkit.
  13. Building and testing.

Syllabus - others, projects and individual work of students

  1. Individually assigned project throughout the course.

Progress assessment

Mid-term test, individual project. 

Course inclusion in study plans

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