Skip navigation

What is an object?

What is an object?: Foundations of Programming: Object-Oriented Design
What is an object?: Foundations of Programming: Object-Oriented Design

Real-world objects have their own identities and properties. Objects in computer programming also do, but they go further. For example, a date or bank account can be an object in a computer program, while you can't touch one in real life. This video tutorial distinguishes between objects themselves and their behaviors, such as saving or printing, and answers the question, "What is an object?"

  • Overview
  • Transcript
  • View Offline
Resume Transcript Auto-Scroll
Skill Level Intermediate
3h 1m
Duration
4,024,767
Views
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 Your Free Trial Now

Start your free trial now, and begin learning software, business and creative skills—anytime, anywhere—with video instruction from recognized industry experts.

Start Your Free Trial Now