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Java (SE) Programming

One of the best programming languages out there, Java Programming has consistently been placed in the top five most used programming languages for the past 15 years. Over 90% of desktops or computers, over 7 billion mobile phones and over 500 million TV devices worldwide run Java, making Java programming a very promising career path.

Created by successful industry professionals with a wealth of Java Programming experience, our Postgraduate Diploma in Java Programming (SE) course provides learners with skills, knowledge and competencies to write and design sophisticated professional programs using Java. If you are a Java programming novice, this course will get you started quickly and easily. In addition, this course teaches you how to work with Swing components, text files, and binary files. Participants will learn to become expert in advanced object oriented topics such as collections and generics.

Course Features
Benefiting from over 30 years' experience, Fitzwilliam Institute's Online Postgraduate Diploma in Java Programming (SE) course features:

Comprehensive modules covering all aspects of Java Programming (Standard Edition): Creating Java Applications, Using Classes and Objects, Control Statements, Methods, Arrays, Inheritance, Polymorphism, Exception Handling, Database and JDBC, Applets, Multimedia, CSS, Servlets, Java Server Pages, Java Server Faces, AJAX Enabled Java Server Faces, XML and RSS, Java RSS Utilities, and many more.

Interactive course expert support, advice and guidance from leading industry professionals. Always ready to help or answer any questions you might have throughout the course, all of Fitzwilliam Institute's course experts are top industry professionals with many years of successful experience. Our Postgraduate Diploma in Java Programming (SE) contains the core and vital industry key skillset and, on completion, all of our students are industry-ready.

Real life Java Programming Standard Edition briefs. Fitzwilliam Institute's Diploma in Java Programming (SE) offers practical and specific skills that can be applied in real world situations. You will gain exposure to invaluable toolkits and resources and prepare real life Java Programming Standard Edition project briefs, which will enable you to improve your work portfolio. This course will help novices become literate in Java programming and help experienced programmers become skilled Java SE developers.

Flexible online learning. Fitzwilliam Institute's Postgraduate Diploma in Java Programming (SE) course can be completed in your own time, from the comfort of your own home, to suit your lifestyle. You will have full access to online resources and subject expert support for two calendar years. However, you can complete the course in as little as 1 year, by dedicating 6-8 hours of study per week.

Java Programming SE Jobs, Networking and Volunteer Opportunities. Benefiting from over 30 years of industry experience, we are extremely well placed within the industry. Employers are always looking for Fitzwilliam Institute's students and alumni. Fitzwilliam Institute's website features a comprehensive jobs and volunteer opportunities section.

Entry requirements

Criteria for eligibility must be met in full prior to commencing the programme. For successful enrollment on the Postgraduate Diploma course, the minimum entry requirement is a prior Degree level qualification.


You will have full access to online resources and subject expert support for two calendar years. However, you can complete the course in as little as 1 year, by dedicating 6-8 hours of study per week.

Further enquiries

Tel: 01 283 4579

Subjects taught

Please see "Course Web Page" below.


On successful completion of this course you will receive a Postgraduate level qualification that is certified and awarded by the ICM (Institute of Commercial Management).

Application date

Enrolment intake is strictly limited on this course. Early application is advised. Places are allocated on a first come first served basis.

Course fee

€1995. To secure your place on the course the full fee is required. All fees must be paid in full before the course begins. Please note, the full course fees are inclusive of all course materials and certification costs.

Enrolment and start dates

Please contact Fitzwilliam Institute for next available start date.

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