Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1
    MGhareeb is offline Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Posts
    2
    Rep Power
    0

    Question 3-week vacation creative project

    Hi all,

    I'm glad to be writing my first post in these great forums.
    We've just finish exams and looking for an idea for a project to be working on this vacation. We're about 20 students all new-commers to java and want to improve our self-learning and teamwork skills.

    So we need something big enough to split up on all of us, innovating and creative enough to not to make us get bored quickly and with clear concept for us to be able to finish in 3 weeks for as I said we are just beginners.

    Sorry for my bad Englich... :P
    And thanks in advance.

  2. #2
    quad64bit's Avatar
    quad64bit is offline Moderator
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    VA
    Posts
    1,323
    Rep Power
    7

    Default

    Well, I don't know your level of experience, but there are many many areas to look at in java. You can do everything from writing algorithms and compression engines, to multimedia applications that involve imagery or sound or both. Some things I have done in the past:
    Bitmap to vector image converter
    Huffman Encoder
    Chess (simple text based, or go wild and make it multiplayer on network with nice graphics)
    Directory parser that creates a disk usage graph for directories
    A tile based game
    A text based adventure game (go south, pickup axe) that kind of thing
    Connect 4
    Simulations (bunnies running around eating and reproducing)
    Conway's game of life
    IRC system with clients and a server
    RISK (the game)
    A server side preprocessor (like php or the like)

    I'll post some more if I think of some :D

  3. #3
    MGhareeb is offline Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Posts
    2
    Rep Power
    0

    Default

    Thanks...
    And I'm waiting for more.

  4. #4
    KevinWorkman's Avatar
    KevinWorkman is offline Crazy Cat Lady
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    Washington, DC
    Posts
    4,017
    Rep Power
    10

    Default

    You didn't like the answers you got in your other thread?

    Crossposted: Creative vacation project idea? - Java Programming Forums
    How to Ask Questions the Smart Way
    Static Void Games - Play indie games, learn from game tutorials and source code, upload your own games!

Similar Threads

  1. new week new asingment new problms...
    By adamrain in forum New To Java
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 12-07-2009, 03:03 PM
  2. Manipulate dates by week
    By quiterin in forum Advanced Java
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 09-21-2009, 04:30 PM
  3. Day of the Week Calculator
    By scheng12 in forum New To Java
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 09-08-2009, 04:59 PM
  4. Creative graduate programmers needed!
    By kirstyjenifer in forum Jobs Offered
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 08-25-2009, 03:05 PM
  5. Looking for creative graduate geeks!
    By kirstyjenifer in forum Jobs Discussion
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 07-17-2009, 06:33 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •