JavaFX Programming – Detailed Course Outline

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Section 1 - Getting Started

  • Why JavaFX?
  • JavaFX Architecture
  • JavaFX Scene Graph
  • Root, Branch, Leaf Nodes
  • Stage and Scenes
  • JavaFX Program Structure
  • Using FXML

Section 2 - Shapes

  • Colors, Text, Fonts
  • CSS Styling
  • Lines
  • Circles and Rectangles
  • Paths
  • Linear Gradients
  • Radial Gradients

Section 3 - Effects

  • DropShadow
  • InnerShadow
  • Color Adjust
  • Lighting and Reflection
  • Chaining Effects

Section 4 - Layout Components

  • Layout Panes
  • Region and Pane
  • HBox and VBox
  • FlowPane
  • TilePane
  • GridPane
  • StackPane
  • BorderPane

Section 5 - Properties and Bindings

  • JavaFX Properties
  • Property Listeners
  • Unidirectional Binding
  • Bidirectional Binding
  • Factory Method Binding
  • Fluent API Binding
  • Custom Binding

Section 6 - Basic UI Controls

  • Event Handlers
  • Label and Button
  • RadioButton and ToggleButton
  • CheckBox and ChoiceBox
  • ComboBox
  • ScrollBar and Slider
  • TextField and PasswordField
  • ProgressBar and ProgressIndicator
  • TextArea

Section 7 - Composite UI Controls

  • Menu, MenuBar, MenuItem
  • ContextMenu and Tooltip
  • ColorPicker and DatePicker
  • ListView and TableView
  • TreeView and TreeTableView
  • Pagination and ScrollPane
  • TabPane, SplitPane, TitledPane
  • Accordion

Section 8 - Graphics and Animation

  • Animation and Transition
  • FadeTransition
  • FillTransition
  • StrokeTransition
  • ScaleTransition
  • TranslateTransition
  • RotateTransition
  • PathTransition
  • PauseTransition
  • SequentialTransition
  • ParallelTransition