is now LinkedIn Learning!

To access courses again, please join LinkedIn Learning

All the same content you know and love

Plus, personalized course recommendations tailored just for you

Get LinkedIn Premium features to contact recruiters or stand out for jobs

Try LinkedIn Learning for free
Questions? Visit our help center.
Skip navigation

What is a class?

What is a class?: Programming Foundations: Object-Oriented Design (2012)
What is a class?: Programming Foundations: Object-Oriented Design (2012)

Classes are blueprints describing attributes and behavior that you use to create objects while programming. In Object-Oriented languages, you'll work with a lot of classes already written, such as the Java Class Library. This availability enables you to create objects without also having to create the same classes repeatedly for each program. However, you still need to be able to write your own classes, and this video tutorial helps you learn, "What is a class?"

Resume Transcript Auto-Scroll
Skill Level Intermediate
3h 1m
Show More Show Less
Skills covered in this course
Design Patterns Developer Programming Foundations Java

Continue Assessment

You started this assessment previously and didn't complete it. You can pick up where you left off, or start over.

Start My Free Month

Start your free month on LinkedIn Learning, which now features 100% of courses. Develop in-demand skills with access to thousands of expert-led courses on business, tech and creative topics.

Start My Free Month

You are now leaving and will be automatically redirected to LinkedIn Learning to start your free trial.