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Subclass Definition

Syntax and design of subclasses

Learn how to implement subclasses, call superclass methods from subclasses, and control what classes can derive from a superclass.


Class Diagram ViewerCreate diagrams with class details and hierarchies (Since R2021a)


superclassesNames of superclasses


matlab.diagram.ClassViewerCreate class diagrams in Class Diagram Viewer app (Since R2021a)
matlab.mixin.HeterogeneousSuperclass for heterogeneous array formation


Class Hierarchies

Creating Subclasses

Handle Class Compatibility

Control Access to Class Members

  • Class Members Access
    Determine what level of access is allowed for properties, methods, and events.