Become an iOS Developer from Scratch

A step-by-step iOS development tutorial for aspiring developers with no coding or Objective-C experience.
Free tutorial
Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (2,441 ratings)
129,860 students
Become an iOS Developer from Scratch
Free tutorial
Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (2,441 ratings)
129,860 students
15 step by step chapters teaching you how to code iPhone and iPad apps even if you have no Objective-C / iOS experience.
Video lectures in each chapter to demonstrate everything visually.
Source codes and exercises for each section.
Discussion board to ask questions directly and get help on the problems.
Setup guide to help you configure your development environment!
Everything is recorded so you can learn at your own pace!

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Description

A step-by-step guide to building an iPhone or iPad app for Beginners.This is a course designed for beginners who have never coded in Objective-C or build an iOS app.

In this iOS development video-based training course, expert developer and trainer Bob McCune teaches you how to build iOS apps using the iOS SDK from Apple. iOS is the standard SDK (software development kit) for iPad, iPhone and iPad devices. Using the SDK, Bob walks you through creating a fully functional app, and applying the tools and techniques available to you.

In this iOS development tutorial, you start by accessing, downloading and setting up the SDK from Apple. Next, you will explore and setup Xcode to build your App. You will cover essential Objective-C topics, such as classes, methods, building objects, and coding conventions. Jumping right into development, you will work with strings, controllers, manage application data, create views and other UI elements, and work with iCloud. You will learn how to create a universal project, and create specific interfaces for each device.

By the completion of this iOS development tutorial course you will be able to create a fully functioning iPhone or iPad app.

Who this course is for:
  • Business and/or non-technical people who want to learn the basics of iPhone app development. This is a step by step beginners course for aspiring developers and people who are new to iOS development, including:
  • Product Managers
  • Designers
  • Marketers
  • Aspiring Developers (note advanced developers will likely find this class too elementary)
  • Startup Founders
Curriculum
15 sections • 98 lectures • 7h 51m total length
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  • What You Will Learn
  • iOS Platform Overview
  • Using The iOS Dev Center
  • Getting The SDK
  • Hello iOS
  • Understanding The Skeleton App
  • iPhone iPad And Universal Apps
  • Provisioning Your Device
  • Xcode Overview
  • Customizing Xcode
  • Using Interface Builder
  • Using The Simulator
  • Using The Organizer
  • Key Xcode Tips
  • Objective-C_Overview
  • Creating Classes
  • Declaring And Implementing Methods
  • Sending Messages
  • Memory Management
  • Creating Object Instances
  • Automatic Reference Counting
  • Declared Properties
  • Coding Conventions
  • Working With Strings
  • Extending With Categories
  • Using The Xcode Debugger
  • Working With Numbers
  • Collections - Part 1: Arrays
  • Collections - Part 2 Dictionaries
  • Understanding MVC
  • View Controller Overview
  • Installing Custom Xcode File Templates
  • Creating The iMusic App
  • Understanding View Loading
  • Responding To Display Related Callbacks
  • Target-Action Pattern
  • Presenting Modal View Controllers
  • Understanding Views
  • Creating Views Programmatically
  • Building The Main User Interface
  • Defining IBOutlets
  • Working With Images And Image Views
  • Handling Images On Retina Devices
  • Creating Pattern Images
  • Customizing Buttons
  • Building The Data Model
  • Archiving Data
  • Understanding Protocols
  • Adopting NSCoding
  • Persisting The Data Model
  • Advanced Data Options
  • Using iOS Table Views
  • Introducing A Navigation Controller
  • Building The Music List View Controller
  • Providing The Table Data
  • Enabling Behavior With Delegation
  • Adding Swipe To Delete
  • Deleting An Album
  • Storyboarding iMusic
  • Adding A Custom Music List Cell
  • Animating The Cell's Delete Behavior
  • Building The Detail View UI
  • Building The Detail View Controller
  • Passing Data Between Scenes
  • Opening The Album In iTunes
  • Prototyping The Search UI - Part 1
  • Prototyping The Search UI - Part 2

Instructor
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Infinite Skills
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Infinite Skills is a Canadian based company who offer a huge and ever growing range of high quality eLearning solutions that teach using studio quality narrated videos backed-up with practical hands-on examples and comprehensive working files. All courses are created by trained educators and experts in video based education.

The emphasis is on teaching real life skills that are essential for progressing in today's commercial environment.