Instructors' Guide

Introduction Terminology Expressions Control Objects Inheritance Technology Summary


This section has presented an overview of Java.

The language Java


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It gave an outline of its history, and discussed the design principles underlying Java and its possible future as the dial-tone of the Internet.

It described how Java differs from C++, gave an Hello World example of an ordinary program, an object that implements an interface and an applet. Also, we discussed briefly the libraries, frameworks and extensions comprising the Java platform.