Introduction to Android App Development

This course will help you get started on creating your first working application: Android's version of 'Hello, world'. You'll learn the basics of Android programming, built in audio and video support, add graphics using 2D and 3D OpenGL, network with Web pages and store data with a SQLite database. Learn how to publish your application to the Android Market.

Course Content

Creating your first program
Designing the user interface
Using layouts, widgets and themes
Debugging program code
Exploring 2D graphics
Implementing the application logic
Storing local data
Publishing to the Android Market.

The course uses the App Inventor as a development environment

First Class Requirements

You will need to bring a mobile device to test your app designs

Additional Information

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