Learn Android Application Development

A beginner course on Android Application development
Free tutorial
Rating: 4.6 out of 5 (15,477 ratings)
331,862 students
26hr 50min of on-demand video
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Have a good overview of the Java programming language
Install Android Studio and setup the environment
Debug an Android Application
Create a signed APK file to submit to the Google Play Store
Use Explicit and Implicit Intents
Make use of Fragments
Create a Custom List View
Create the Android Actionbar
Create a custom Toast
Use Shared Preferences, Files and SQLite
Use the AsyncTask class
Handle Android 6 Permissions
Save data in an online database (MBAAS - Backendless) and do User management

Requirements

  • No prior knowledge required. Some programming background would be beneficial.
  • PC or Mac that can run Android Studio and the Android Virtual Device.

Description

Android accounts for approximately 85% of all devices sold today (2017 Q1). It only makes sense for you to be developing applications for the Android platform.

I will take you through the basics of Android Application development, and introduce some more complex features as well. This includes the following:

  • An extensive look at the Java programming language

  • Introduction to Android, installing Android Studio.

  • Create your first Android Application, learn to debug the application and learn how to create a signed APK that you can submit to the play store.

  • Working with implicit and explicit intents

  • Detailed example of how to work with Fragments

  • Learn some customizations like a custom ListView, Toast, TextView and ActionBar

  • Learn how to save data to the phone in the form of SharedPreferences, Files and SQLite

  • Learn how to implement Android 6 Permissions

  • Read data from a RSS feed and sending SMSes programmatically

  • Learn how to save data online and do user management with Backendless (MBAAS)

By completing this course, you will have more than just basic knowledge of Android Application Development.

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Who this course is for:

  • Beginner Android students that want to learn how to program for the Android Mobile platform

Instructor

Android fanatic and teacher
ProgramMe Programming
  • 4.6 Instructor Rating
  • 15,495 Reviews
  • 332,025 Students
  • 2 Courses

I have been in the teaching profession now for 16 years teaching Mathematics, Java application development and Android application development.

I love to teach people new skills and will go the extra mile for people willing to work hard to pass my courses.

I studied Information Technology and obtained my BSc degree in Information Technology in 2001 and my BSc Honors degree in Information Technology in 2002. I started my teaching career in 2003 and in 2007 obtained my Post Graduate Certificate in Education. In January 2016 I obtained my Masters Degree in Education.

I am currently keeping myself busy creating Android applications and improving current systems at companies while also teaching Android application development and Java application development.

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