Android app development jumpstart HC036 / A02

Start date
25 Jan 16
5 Days
Academy Class, Studio 110, South Block, Glasgow G1 5QH View on Google Map


The course explains what Android is and how it compares to other mobile environments, the setup of the Android Eclipse-based development tools, the Android SDK, all essential features, as well as the advanced capabilities and APIs such as background services, accelerometers, graphics, and GPS. This complete hands-on course encourages students to learn by building increasingly more sophisticated and meaningful mobile applications for Android phones.

This course is recommended for software developers interested in designing, creating, deploying, and testing applications for the Android mobile phone platform. It is valuable to both novices and gurus, who already have experience in developing mobile applications for other platforms.

Attendees should have basic Java programming skills, or equivalent OOP language experience.

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By the end of the course, you will build your own complete Android application incorporating most of the key aspects of the platform.

Sufficient supporting material will be provided so that you can return to your workplace with confidence to permit further learning.


Android app development jumpstart25 January 201609:30-16:30Academy Class

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heated memberActivity fee£987.30 +VAT
heated non-memberActivity fee£1,097.00 +VAT

Participants from outside the UK will be charged the course fee and an additional £120 per day plus VAT.

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For courses at the National STEM Learning Centre in York, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course. 


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