Android Material Design: Learning Through Example

Learn Android Material Design using several reinforced examples and awesome apps!
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  • Lectures 24
  • Length 3 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 7/2015 English

Course Description

In this course, I've created custom apps that implement the new Android Material Design library. I've tailored this course for the individual who has learned the basics of Android, but does not have a grasp on the new Material Design specifications. In this course, I will be creating apps on how to:

  • Use the new Android RecyclerView and CardView.
  • Quickly build apps using the Google Material Design Library
  • Follow along as I build several applicable programs with Android!
  • And As Always; Much, Much More!

Being a student myself, I know how hard it is to learn a new skill. That is why I pride myself in doing the best I can to make sure that every student gets the help and knowledge they deserve. So what are you waiting for? Learn to program Android Material Design today!

What are the requirements?

  • Students Should Have a Minimum Understanding Of Android
  • Be Able To Install Android Studio Or A Similar IDE

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Build Material Design Applications Effectively
  • Know How To Use All The Material Design Features

Who is the target audience?

  • This course is better suited for Android developers who want to learn the new Material Design
  • This course is not for beginners in Android and Java

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Section 1: Introduction
Before You Do ANYTHING, Install Java JDK
Next Install Android Studio
Genymotion Emulator
Section 2: Weather App with Material Styling
What This App Will Look Like
Creating Our Main Layout UI
Mapping The UI Widgets
Download Json Method
Parse Weather Data
Refreshing UI
AsyncTask For Swipedown Refresh
Adding Material Design
Section 3: Top RSS Feeds
What This App Will Look Like
Creating The Tab Fragments
Rss Data Parser
Creating The RecyclerView
Starting The RecyclerAdapter
News Fragment And RSS URLs
Downloading News With AsyncTask
Snackbar And Finishing The RecyclerAdapter
Gaming Fragment
Science Fragment

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Instructor Biography

Michael Vieck, Programmer, Digitial Architect, and Avid Reader

An up and coming student studying computer science at Purdue, Michael Vieck is an aspiring young teacher willing to go above and beyond to help his students. Since Michael is a current student, he has access to all the up to date information on what companies need from developers as well as being able to convert this data into videos.

Some of his skill sets include:

  1. Java programming
  2. Practical Web Design
  3. Android Application Development
  4. Graphical Design
  5. Mobile Operating Systems

Being a teacher here on Udemy is a great honor for Michael, especially since it allows him to extend his teaching skills to students from all around the world! He truly enjoys instructing here on Udemy and students like you is what makes it all worth while.

When Michael is not coding or creating more videos, you can usually find him in the libraries reading up on current technology trends and classical literature.

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