ABAP Objects (BC401v16)



In this course, you will be able to strengthen your ABAP skills by gaining a full understanding of the use of object-oriented programming techniques, and how to apply them practically in your ABAP applications.

Note: This course is based on software release ECC6.0 EHP8 SP00 / NW 7.5 SP01 and is aimed exclusively at individuals without any knowledge of object-oriented programming.


  • Developers
  • Developer consultants
  • Helpdesk/ COE supports
  • Program managers
  • Project managers

Learning Objectives

  • Concepts of object-oriented programming
  • Develop business applications with ABAP Objects
  • Object-oriented programming

1.�Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming

  • Object-Oriented Programming Model
  • Analyzing and Designing with Unified Modeling Language (UML)

2.�Fundamental Object-Oriented Syntax

  • Creating Local Classes
  • Creating Objects
  • Accessing Methods and Attributes
  • Implementing Constructors in Local Classes
  • Implementing Class Constructors in Local Classes

3.�Inheritance and Casting

  • Implementing Inheritance
  • Implementing Upcasts Using Inheritance
  • Implementing Polymorphism Using Inheritance
  • Implementing Downcasts Using Inheritance

4.�Interfaces and Casting

  • Implementing Local Interfaces
  • Implementing Polymorphism Using Interfaces
  • Integrating Class Models Using Interfaces

5.�Object-Oriented Events

  • Implementing Events in Local Classes
    Implementing Events in Local Interfaces

6.�Object-Oriented Repository Objects

  • Creating Global Classes
  • Implementing Global Interfaces
  • Implementing Inheritance in Global Classes

7.�ABAP Object-Oriented Examples

  • Using the ABAP List Viewer (ALV)
  • Business Add-Ins (BAdIs)

8.�Global Classes in ABAP Development Tools

9.�Class-Based Exceptions

  • Class-Based Exceptions
  • Raising Exceptions
  • Implementing Advanced Exception Handling Techniques

10.�Unit Testing

11.�Object-Oriented Design Patterns

  • Implementing Advanced Object-Oriented Techniques
  • Implementing the Singleton Pattern
  • Implementing Factory Classes Using Friendship
  • Implementing Persistent Objects

12.�Runtime Type Services

13.�Creation of a Comprehensive Object-Oriented Application