Scala Language – Professional

Wednesday, Sep 27, 2017
– Thursday, Sep 28, 2017

Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm

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Scala Language – Professional


$1200 USD 

This course is designed to give experienced developers the know-how to confidently start programming in Scala. The course ensures you will have a solid understanding of the fundamentals of the language, the tooling and the development process as well as a good appreciation of the more advanced features. If you already have Scala programming experience, then this course could be a useful refresher, yet no previous knowledge of Scala is assumed.

Duration


2 days

Objectives


After having participated in this course you should:

  • Be a competent user of Scala

  • Know and be able to apply the functional programming style in Scala

  • Know how to use fundamental Scala tools

  • Be confident to start using Scala in production environments


Audience


Application developers wishing to learn Scala

Prerequisites


Students taking this course should have:

  • Experience with Java (preferred) or another object-oriented language

  • No previous Scala knowledge is required


Setup Requirements


To complete the exercises in this course, students need to install the following before class:

Program


Introduction

  • What is Scala?

  • Where did it come from?

  • Why should I use Scala?


First steps in Scala

  • Scala syntax

  • Scala REPL


Object-oriented basics

  • Create and usage of classes

  • Fields and methods

  • Singleton objects

  • Case classes


Testing

  • Scala testing ecosystem

  • Introduction to Behavior Driven Development

  • ScalaTest


Collections and functional programming

  • Overview and usage collection library

  • Immutability, persistent data structures and structural sharing

  • Functions and high-order functions


For loops and for expressions

  • Difference between for loops and for expressions

  • Composing high-order functions


Inheritance and traits

  • Scala type system

  • Mix-in traits

  • Lineralization


Pattern matching

  • Usage and benefits

  • Catch exceptions

  • Deconstruct tuples


Dealing with optional values

  • Introduction to Option

  • Usage and benefits


Handling failure

  • Introduction to Try

  • Usage and benefits



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