Gives the experienced Java programmer a firm understanding of web application development in the Java Enterprise environment. Students learn the Servlets, JSP, and JSTL standards and how to mesh them into an effective methodology for building maintainable model/view/controller web applications. Students also work with relational databases and are exposed to practicalities of using both JDBC- and JPA-based persistence tiers. The course also introduces security concepts and provides exercises in both declarative and programmatic approaches to authentication and authorization for Java web applications, and includes in-depth treatments of newer Java EE standards including Contexts and Dependency Injection (CDI) and the Java Web Socket API.
Course Length: 5 days
Prerequisites: Java programming experience is required; Course 103, “Java Programming” is excellent preparation. Exposure to HTML and web page design are beneficial but not necessary.