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Oracle Certification Programme (OCP) - Java Enterprise Component Development (short course)

Why study this course?

This course is for professional Java web developers who would like to enhance their knowledge of Java Enterprise Edition, to learn practical skills for developing enterprise internet applications using a professional Java IDE such as Eclipse, SQL database and Java Application servers. It is also for students in computing who are already experienced in Java development and are preparing themselves as internet developers. It is also for young professionals who would like to enhance their professional CV and prepare themselves for Oracle Java certification.

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Starting in October and January, the course is taught in 11 three-hour sessions, directly linked to the Oracle certification exam in Java Business Component Development.

The course will run in a dedicated lab, equipped with desktop PCs preinstalled with Eclipse and Glassfish software, in the Tower Building at London Metropolitan University on Holloway Road. 

Holloway Road underground station on the Piccadilly Line is two minutes' walk away.

Who is this course for?

This course is for professional Java web developers who would like to enhance their knowledge of Java Enterprise Edition, and to learn practical skills for developing enterprise internet applications using a professional Java IDE such as Eclipse, SQL database and Java Application servers. It is also for computing students who are already experienced in Java development and are preparing themselves as internet developers. It is also for young professionals who would like to enhance their professional CV and prepare themselves for Oracle Java certification.

Why should I take this course?

This course gives you a rapid introduction into the most important APIs and services available in Java EE, and systematically builds practical skills for using them in development through a series of small business projects. It is a professional training course at the only academic partner of Oracle in London and uses the training materials provided by Oracle at significantly lower cost. At the end of the course you will receive vouchers which entitle you to sit certification exams at a discounted price.

Assessment

There will be a series of tests in preparation for the certification exams.

For this course you will need Java programming experience.

The course is taught in 11 three-hour sessions and is directly linked to the Oracle certification exam in Java Business Component Development as follows:

  • Java EE technology stack for enterprise components development for the internet and the web
  • Java servlets components in Java EE applications
  • Java Server Pages components in Java EE applications
  • Implementing MVC (Model View Controller) design pattern using JSP, servlets and JSF
  • EJB framework
  • Implementing Synchronous EJB components
  • Persistence and Transactions in Java EE applications
  • Implementing Messaging EJB components
  • SOA and Web Services
  • Implementing REST and SOAP-based Web services
  • Security in Java EE Applications

Each session includes 1.5 hours lecturing and 1.5 hours hands-on experience for developing enterprise applications using Eclipse IDE and Glassfish Java EE Server.

  • Part-time course £695 – previous/current degree students and staff benefit from a 10% discount, price £625

How to apply

To apply for this course please follow the eShop link below.

All of London Met's School of Computing professional and short courses are subject to our standard Terms and Conditions.

You will be asked to confirm you agree to these before payment is made. Please note: if you are an international student who needs a visa to study in the UK, the University will not be able to issue you a visa to study on this part-time course.

When to apply

Please apply for the course as soon as you can in order to secure your place.

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