Android App Development Intensive
Android is an open-source platform for smartphones, tablets, and the increasingly popular Internet-enabled devices (wearables, TV, etc.). With the open development environment and the support of major manufacturers, the platform is fast becoming the leader in the worldwide mobile and device markets. Take part in in-class exercises and hands-on assignments that help you to acquire the skills needed to develop your own native Android applications. This course reviews Java basics for Android development and Kotlin as Google’s official programming language for Android development, and it provides an overview and the latest Android Studio integrated development environment (IDE). Practice with the Android software development kit (SDK) as you learn how to build apps step by step. The course covers the platform architecture and basic mobile building blocks, and the instructor will provide interaction and guidance as you create a simple Android app on your own. Learn how to implement the user interfaces and use the optional APIs and Google libraries to enrich the application. The course includes recommended best practices in app development and in the publishing process, as well as the programming considerations for tablets and other device types on the Android platform.
You'll Walk Away with
- The basic techniques required for developing apps for the Android platform
- Comprehensive training in Android app development in the Java language
- Anyone interested in learning how to build Android apps
- Those who want to make a living (or side-income) from Android app development