Groovy 3.0 Course (The Course)
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Groovy 3.0 Course

Learn Groovy and Gradle

Course Info

This course includes 2 attempts.

Groovy is familiar to Java programmers, runs on the JVM, yet has the ease and flexibility of languages like Python.

In this course you will learn all about how to use both dynamic and static typing, all of the Groovy syntax, and the GDK to help you become an awesome Groovy developer.

Audience

It's meant for anyone from beginners to experienced Java developers.

This course will teach you everything from the basics to the details of what changed in the Groovy 2.5 and Groovy 3.0 releases. It will also introduce you to using the Gradle build tool with a Groovy based build file.

If you already know something, then answering the questions should be a breeze. If not, take as much time as you need to learn and explore before answering the questions.

Before you get started, it helps to install the latest version of the JDK and Groovy. (If 3.0 isn't ready yet, don't fret, just use 2.5 for now).

Requirements

You will need the following to be successful at this course: a computer with a good internet connection, basic computer knowledge and ability to start a terminal or “command prompt”, and four to six hours to take the course.

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Course Material

  • Introduction
  • About this Course
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    Practice Quiz2 attempts allowed
  • Software to Install
  • Command Line
  • Java/Groovy
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    Install Java
  • Artboard 3 Created with Sketch.
    Install Groovy
  • Trying it out
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    Groovy Console
  • Groovy Console Settings
  • Git
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    Quiz 22 attempts allowed
  • The Basics
  • Super Java
  • Source/byte-code
  • CompileStatic, CompileDynamic
  • Primitives and Reference
  • Groovy Non-Primitives
  • Strings/Declarations
  • Statements
  • Assignment
  • Class and Object
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    Basic Quiz 12 attempts allowed
  • Properties and Methods
  • Groovy Classes
  • Creating a New Object
  • Groovy Properties
  • Comments
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    Basic Quiz 22 attempts allowed
  • Arrays, Lists, Sets, and Maps
  • Vampire
  • Arrays
  • Lists
  • List Get and Put
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    List Quiz2 attempts allowed
  • Sets
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    Set Exercise
  • Maps
  • Collection Math
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    Maps Quiz2 attempts allowed
  • More About Groovy
  • Default Method Values
  • Equals, Hashcode, etc.
  • Equals vs is
  • Regex Pattern Matching
  • Semi-colon Optional
  • Where are Generics?
  • Groovy Numbers
  • Boolean-resolution
  • Map Syntax
  • GString
  • Summary
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    Basic Quiz 32 attempts allowed
  • Even More About Groovy
  • Elvis Operator
  • Safe dereference
  • In, Not in
  • A Better Switch
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    Even More About Groovy Quiz2 attempts allowed
  • Groovy Closures
  • Implicit Variables
  • Using Closures as Method Arguments
  • Groovy 3 Closures
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    Closure Quiz2 attempts allowed
  • Groovy Method Calls
  • Parenthesis Optional
  • Map Methods
  • Map Constructor
  • Closure Methods
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    Method Quiz2 attempts allowed
  • Gradle
  • Getting Started
  • Projects and Tasks
  • Plugins
  • Configuring a Task
  • Extra Configuration
  • Dependencies
  • Repositories
  • Gradle Properties
  • Summary
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    Gradle Quiz 12 attempts allowed
  • GDK
  • Collections
  • IO
  • Artboard 3 Created with Sketch.
    GDK File Exercise 1
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    GDK Quiz 12 attempts allowed
  • Ranges
  • Utilities
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    GDK Quiz 22 attempts allowed
  • Traits
  • Defining Traits
  • Using Traits
  • Summary
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    Traits2 attempts allowed
  • Advanced Gradle
  • Multiproject builds
  • File Operations
  • Exploring
  • Build Scans
  • Create a Plugin
  • Summary
  • Online Documentation
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    Gradle Quiz 22 attempts allowed
  • Groovy Projects
  • Grails
  • Griffon
  • Ratpack
  • Vert.x
  • Gaelyk
  • Gradle
  • Spock
  • Geb
  • Codenarc
  • GPars
  • SDKMAN
  • Lazybones
  • Grooscript
  • GrooCSS
  • Jenkins Pipelines
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    Groovy Projects Quiz2 attempts allowed
  • Conclusion
  • What You Learned
  • Final Quiz
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    Final Quiz2 attempts allowed

Instructors

    • Adam Davis makes software. He's spent many years developing in Java (since Java 1.2) and has enjoyed using Spring, Hibernate, Grails, and many others. He has used Java, Groovy, JavaScript, AWS, and much more to build applications for over a decade and has worked at both large and small corporations. Adam is a Certified Spring Professional and has a Masters and a Bachelors degree in Computer Science from Georgia Tech.

      http://adamldavis.com

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