Java Novice to Javanista

Learn to write Java programmes from scratch and become a confident Java developer with the Java Novice to Javanista Programming Course.

Course overview

Java Novice to Javanista

Java is a popular and versatile programming language that is used worldwide. It helps aspiring developers gain the skills and knowledge necessary to create applications, games, and tools in Java.  

This course will equip you with a widely applicable skill set, open up numerous job opportunities, and provide a solid foundation in programming principles. Whether you are interested in web development, mobile app development, or enterprise software, Java is a valuable language to master.

What you'll learn

  • Topics
    Fundamentals of Java programming
    Writing and running Java programmes
    Variable and primitive types
    Control structures in Java
    Modelling entities in Java
    Interactive Java and JShell
How you'll be assessed

Your 3 x assessments will each take 60 minutes to complete and feature 60 multiple-choice questions


Upon successfully passing the examinations, you’ll receive your Java Novice to Javanista certification. This is a digital certificate.

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Course Guide

The key facts about your online training.


Java Novice to Javanista

Study time

84 guided learning hours (Full time: 1 - 2 months, Part time: 3 - 4 months)


3 x multiple choice exams


Internet access and email


Programming knowledge, familiarity with object-oriented programming, familiarity with database concepts.

Ideal for

Anyone wanting to gain a thorough understanding of Java and its uses for database, building web applications and web services.



Student support

Our StudentCare™ team will give you the support and guidance you need every step of your learning journey.

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What's included

When you enrol with Learning People, you get so much more than just a course.

  • What's included
    On-demand platform access
    eBooks and video lessons
    Expert support and mentoring
    Interactive practice labs
    CV and LinkedIn support
    Monthly careers workshops
    Learning People Alumni membership
    TOTUM student card

Learn the Learning People way

Be in control of your learning journey. Enjoy flexible and self-paced training that fits around your schedule. Learn when and where it suits you.

Our training is regularly updated to align with the latest technologies and trends, so you can be confident that you're equipped with the most up-to-date knowledge and skills.

Learn from the best in the field. Interact with our industry experts, ask your questions, and seek advice. We have the knowledge you need to succeed.

Learning People's courses and training hold real value in your chosen industry. We'll create your unique pathway, so you're equipped with the skills you need for the job you want.

Why become a Java Programmer?

Java programming language is continuously evolving, with new language features and frameworks being introduced regularly. Becoming a Javanista opens the door to many programming job opportunities and allows you to stay up-to-date with the latest trends and advancements in the web development landscape. Become an expert with the Java Novice to Javanista course today.

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What our students say

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  • Daton Beckford | First Line Support Technician

    Personally, for me, it’s been a life changer.

    Learning People broke down all the different certifications and how they work. It left me feeling very impressed by what Learning People had to offer and how everything works.

  • Crina Boier | Coding Professional

    I felt hopeful and supported

    Having personal contact with Learning People makes a lot of difference, it actually engages you in what you want to do, it’s more tangible.

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Salary projection

Average Salary after completing


You can earn an average of £70,636.00 a year

Junior Java Developer
Average salary you can earn
Senior Java Developer

You can earn an average of £70,636.00 a year

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