Step-by-Step Android App Development: Build Your First App
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Step-by-Step Android App Development: Build Your First App

Learn step-by-step as you build your first Android app
4.6 (36 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
1,520 students enrolled
Created by Alfie H.
Last updated 8/2016
English
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Includes:
  • 5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 Supplemental Resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Learn to Build an Android App
  • How to use the Android Studio IDE
  • How to use and customize list views to display your data
  • The fundamentals of the Java programming language
  • How to run the Android Virtual Device emulator
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Requirements
  • basics of programming and Java
Description

In this project-centered course, you’ll build your very first Android app. We’ll walk you through the process of building a brand new Android app and provide you with a set of customizable building blocks that you can assemble. 

You'll put together a To-Do List app using Java and the Android Studio. Along the way, you'll become familiar with the many important specificities of Android development. 

By the end of this course you'll have a finished application you can use on your phone and you’ll have the skills and background you need to keep developing on one of the biggest software platforms in the world.

Who is the target audience?
  • Developers
  • Anyone interested in learning Java, Android, and mobile app development
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Curriculum For This Course
37 Lectures
05:02:46
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Welcome
1 Lecture 01:30
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Setup
6 Lectures 41:03


Run AVD
11:41

Hello World
09:35

Content.Main
04:24

Section Recap
00:24
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Part 2: Diving In
14 Lectures 02:11:03
Getting started with our project
09:21

Files
12:42

Starting the new project
09:33

Building Java and XML files
12:42

Creating our first Android activity
09:15

Android Manifest
07:10

Adding elements to our Android application
12:50

Adaptors
09:10

Introduction
01:49

Adding a listview
08:40

Creating a constructor for our string adaptor
10:57

Override the get view method
10:39

Recapping
05:47

Adding a viewholder pattern
10:28
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Part 3
11 Lectures 01:25:37
FAB
08:39

Adding Floating Action Button
07:08

XML
09:17

Main Activity XML file
10:47

Adding functionality for our FAB
10:13

Making some adjustments
01:51

Creating a text field
08:39

Save Action
10:48

Constants And Context
08:44

Console Counsel
05:54

The final piece
03:37
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Part 4
5 Lectures 43:33
Control All Deletes
09:33

Save contents across sessions
09:18

Gson
08:37

Set up SharedPreferences
09:48

Finishing touches
06:17
About the Instructor
Alfie H.
4.6 Average rating
36 Reviews
1,520 Students
1 Course
Developer

I make Apps. I also cook, drink chai, practice Yoga, write a blog about passionate living and a co-write a blog about travel adventures. I am a mobile developer and entrepreneur who have helped build mobile applications with millions of users. Have extensive experience working with early stage start-ups and helping to build quick prototypes for market validation.