Certificate Course in Software Development in Java


The aim of this course is to provide the required theoretical knowledge and practical skills on Java software development based on software engineering concepts in compliance with international and industry standards.

Target Group & Entry Requirement

  • The participants should have at least two passes in GCE A/L Examination
  • At least 6 months of work experience in an IT related field

Course Outline

  • Introduction to Java programming language
  • Object-oriented programming concepts
  • Exception Handling and Java streams
  • Multi-threading
  • Generics, Collections and Enums
  • Java AWT/Swing application
  • Java database connectivity
  • Report generation in java using jasper report plug-in
  • Sample exercises of java applications

Duration : Twelve days of 4 hour sessions (48 hrs)

Location : Faculty of Information Technology, University of Moratuwa

Course Fee :Rs. 20 000 /= per participant

Tentative Dates

From 9.00 AM to 1.00 PM on 12 consecutive Sundays. The starting date will be notified after the registration. The course will accommodate 30 participants.

Assessment Scheme

  • Examination 60%
  • Lab Assignments 40%

*A minimum 40% should be obtained for each of the above components.

Performance Criteria

The Certificate will indicate the performance as one of

  • “Distinction” (>=75%),
  • “Pass with Merit” (55-74%),
  • “Pass” (40-54%).

A letter of participation will be issued to the participants who have more than 75% of attendance.


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