Course level: Beginner
Total Duration: 15 Hours
Certification: Certificate of Completion will be provided after completing the course

This course is designed for beginners who wish to become a mobile application developer by using Android, which is one of the most popular programming languages for mobile application development. It is a classroom-based course that covers the essential topics to start programming with Android.

Skills Required

No existing knowledge on Android is required. This course is suitable for those who already have basic Java programming knowledge or you need to take our Programming with Java course before taking this course.

Course Dates, Prices & Enrolment

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14 Jan 2017 - 28 Jan 2017
3 Saturdays
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  1. Environment Setup
    • Installing the Eclipse IDE
    • Setup Android SDK
    • Setup Android Development Tools (ADT) Plugin
    • Create Android Virtual Device
  2. Android Architecture & Components
    • Android Runtime
    • Application Framework
    • Activities
    • Services
    • Broadcast Receivers
    • Content Providers
  3. Hello World Example
    • Create Android Application
    • Structure of Android Application
    • The Activity File
    • The Manifest File
    • The Layout File
    • The Strings File
    • The R File
  4. Resource Organizing & Accessing
    • Alternative Resources
    • Accessing Resources in Code
    • Accessing Resources in XML
  5. UI Layouts
    • Android Layout Types
    • Linear Layout
    • Relative Layout
    • Layout Attributes
  6. UI Controls & Attributes
    • TextView
    • EditText
    • Button
    • CheckBox
    • ToggleButton
    • RadioGroup & RadioButton
    • ImageView
  7. Event Handling
    • Event listeners & handlers
    • Event Listener Registration
      • Using an Anonymous Inner Class
      • Using Activity Implements Listener Interface
  8. Intents
    • Intent Objects
    • Android Intent Standard Action
    • Types of Intent
    • Passing Data with Intent Extras
  9. ListView and GridView
    • ListView Attributes
    • Array Adapter
    • Simple Cursor Adapter
    • GridView Attributes
    • Base Adapter
    • Sub-Activity
  10. Style & Themes
    • Defining Styles
    • Using Styles
    • Style Inheritance
    • Android Themes
    • Default Styles and Themes
  11. Making a ToDo List App with Login and Registration Form
    • Designing an app concept
    • Creating Layout with components
    • Creating Activities
    • Implementing logic
    • Building a working application
    • Installing and Running on Device

"A good class to get you started in Android App development.(for people with a basic knowledge/understanding of Java or other OO programming language)."

Ram Mitra, 28/09/2015

Course Tutor

The course tutor Priyanka has around 8 years of experience in software development, testing and mentoring freshers & experienced professionals. She is an Oracle Certified OCJP SE7,SE6 and SE5 professional. She is also ISTQB certified engineer. She has done her masters and also holds an engineering degree. She also has rich experience with python and android development. She has worked in IT industry across multiple domains (Telecom - British Telecom), Healthcare(Medicare and Medicaid) and Banking.

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