Are you an experienced developer keen to learn functional programming in Scala? Join this intensive, hands-on Scala course to get you started! Upon completion of this Scala course, you will have a solid understanding of the fundamentals of the Scala language, its tooling and development process as well as a good appreciation of the more advanced Scala features.
Learn how to:
- Use Scala in your future product development
- Apply the functional programming style in Scala
- Use fundamental Scala tools
- Apply your new understanding of Scala to the growth of your organisation and product goals
What the community says
"Very good, willing to help anyone who needed assistance and explained the course materials well."Attedee on 11th Mar 2019
"Trond was a really great instructor, clearly very experienced and knowledgeable, and answered all of my many questions!"Dana Ma, Winton
"Very good knowledge of subject and good teacher."Peter Timson, BBC
"Trond did a great job keeping people engaged."Sufyan Patel, BlackRock
"Trond was constantly encouraging questions. He did not hesitate to take the time to show the group examples based on our questions. He actively encouraged experimentation which was very refreshing."Laurence Judge, Paddy Power
First steps in Scala
Collections and functional programming
For loops and for expressions
Inheritance and traits
Dealing with optional values
If you are a developer with experience and proficiency in Java, C++, C# or Ruby and are interested in learning about Scala this course is for you!
Also a great course for managers looking to gain an understanding of functional programming or Scala programmers with minimal experience who are looking for a refresher.
To benefit from this Lightbend Scala course, you'll need to have prior experience in developing with Java, or with other production languages like C++, C# or Ruby.
Bring your own hardware
Delegates are required to bring their own laptop for this course, with JDK 6 or above installed as well as the Typesafe Activator and Scala IDE or Intellij IDEA with Scala plugin.
A full installation guide for the course software will be provided with your course joining instructions.