Android Programming


The Android Programming course will teach students to create their own Android apps. This course includes 1 semester of pre-requisite Java skills and 1 semester of Android development.

All Android development is done in a software emulator; no physical devices are required.

Topics Covered The first semester teaches students to write Java programs.

Data types and variables Math and strings Logical expressions and flow control Writing functions Debugging and exceptions Object-Oriented Programming Inheritance and polymorphism GUI programs with Java Swing Arrays and collections The second semester builds on the student’s Java skills to create Android apps.

Using Android development tools Designing Android screens and layout Getting Android user input Android file system Using images and dialogs Creating menus and notifications Messaging and networking Creating home app widgets Click on the Course Syllabus tab to see a complete list of topics.

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Android App Development: Easy and Quick Programming

High School - College | Online class

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Android Developer Guides

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Android App Development for Beginners Playlist

High School - College | Online/YouTube video

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