• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Object-oriented programming is a fundamental part of Ruby. Explore OOP and how classes and objects can be used to develop more sophisticated software.

Learning Objectives

Ruby Full Stack Development: Object-Oriented Programming with Ruby

  • describe object-oriented programming and how it is ingrained into Ruby
  • create a class and create an object from that class in Ruby
  • classify Ruby objects by their mutability and how that affects how they can be used
  • add class methods and instance methods to a class in Ruby
  • use a class or module from an external file in Ruby
  • use inheritance, polymorphism, and encapsulation to extend or modify a class in Ruby
  • use method overriding and method overloading to expand a class in Ruby
  • use inspect and other calls to get information about classes and instances in Ruby
  • add access controls to the methods of a class in Ruby to control which methods can be accessed
  • raise exceptions within Ruby code
  • handle exceptions in Ruby
  • create and use classes and objects in a Ruby app

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Software Development
  • Systems Development