Modern Programming Made Easy

Using Java, Scala, Groovy, and JavaScript

Book Description:

Get up and running fast with the basics of programming using Java as an example language. This short book gets you thinking like a programmer in an easy and entertaining way. Modern Programming Made Easy teaches you basic coding principles, including working with lists, sets, arrays, and maps; coding in the object-oriented style; and writing a web application.

This book is language agnostic, but will mainly cover Java, with some references to Groovy, Scala, and JavaScript to give you a broad range of examples to consider. You will get a taste of what modern programming has to offer and set yourself up for further study and growth in your chosen language.

What You’ll Learn

  • Code using the functional programming style
  • Build and test your code
  • Read and write from files
  • Design user interfaces
  • Deploy your app in the cloud
Who This Book Is For

Anyone who wants to learn how to code. Whether you’re a student, a teacher, looking for a career change, or just a hobbyist, this book is made for you.