If you already have some programming experience with Scala and need to understand it's advanced features, Typesafe's Advanced Scala will show you how to unleash the full power of this scalable language.
It is intended to enable developers, who have at least 3 months programming experience with Scala and feel comfortable to use it in their applications, to fully understand various advanced features of this programming language and how to apply these to create well designed libraries or DSLs using proven practices. Basic knowledge of Scala like covered in Typesafe's Fast Track to Scala course is a prerequisite to understand topics like advanced functional programming, details of the type system, implicits, etc.
After having participated in this course you should
- Understand all aspects of the object-functional approach
- Know and be able to apply advanced features of Scala's type system
- Fully understand implicit and type classes
- Be confident to create libraries and DSLs with Scala