Java in the Real World

Java developers are broadening the scope of this popular language, applying it to new kinds of projects in diverse industries.

Join two of our most popular Java instructors for a quick overview of what's new in the field and the kinds of work projects you can enjoy once you know Java.

Whether you're just starting out or wanting to brush up on your technique, you're invited to hear how students are using Java in their jobs and some great options for growing your skills via our tailored course sequences.


Bineet Sharma, M.S.C.S.
A seasoned technologist with more than 30 years of experience in technical architecture, upper-level management, professional teaching, and entrepreneurship. He is the chair of the UCSC Silicon Valley Extension Computer Programming certificate program and the new Specialization in Java Development. He teaches:

Radhika S. Grover, Ph.D.
Founder of SPEL Technologies, an educational product startup, has over 15 years of experience in teaching and research. She teaches:


  • What is Java?
  • Where is Java most relevant today?
  • Real student projects in the workplace
  • Java courses at UCSC Extension
  • Q&A with instructors (submit questions at registration)


Computer Programming Certificate
Java Development Specialization


This is a 30-minute webinar with live Q&A.


Even if you can't make it, register and we'll send you the recording.

Wednesday, June 1, 2022 at 6:00pm to 6:30pm

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