Google Android Development
This course is a hands-on introduction to writing applications for Android devices, focusing on language syntax and object-oriented concepts. Build Android applications, learn how to create user interfaces, and more.
What you can learn.
- Know how to develop basic Android applications
- Have a thorough knowledge of how to develop and debug basic Android applications
- Understand how an Android UI is created
- Know Android’s application and Activity lifecycles
- Be able to effectively use data persistence techniques
- Understand SqlLite
About this course:Android is a software platform for mobile devices widely used in smart phones and tablets. Android is based on the Linux kernel and currently developed by Google. This course is a hands-on introduction to writing applications for Android smart phones and tablets. The course provides developers unfamiliar with the Android application development environment the knowledge and skills to develop Android applications using the Android SDK and Android Studio development platform. The course focuses on basic Android program structure, language syntax, and object-oriented concepts. Students build Android applications, learning how to create user interfaces, handle data, use Android library code, and debug programs.
It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Google Android Development.
Winter 2020 Schedule
These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.
Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: January 14, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.