Introduction to Xamarin.Android

Learn the foundations of building Android app in C# with Xamarin
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Upon completion of this course students will be able to: create a project, build an Activity's UI, add behavior to an Activity, read and retrieve results from an Activity, and update the Android SDK


  • Familiar with C# and .NET, Visual Studio with Xamarin installed, Android Emulator


This course introduces Xamarin.Android development using Visual Studio. Build Android applications using C# and .NET that take advantage of the entire Android API surface to provide a fully native experience. Topics include the Activities, Intents, and navigation and how to update your development environment. Students will build and deploy two Xamarin.Android applications.

Who this course is for:

  • Experienced .NET developers with an interest in using their skill to build mobile applications

Course content

11 sections21 lectures1h 50m total length
  • Introduction
  • What is Xamarin?


Course Authors/Instructors Microsoft
Xamarin University
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Xamarin University is a live, interactive, mobile development training led by Xamarin experts. Start learning Xamarin from the people who know it best. With over 80 courses covering 10 tracks, Xamarin University is the best training offering that will keep you up-to-date to stay ahead in this fast paced mobile world.