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Introduction to Android Mobile App Development

  • Date created

    July 11, 2020

  • Last updated

    July 11, 2020

Enroll in Introduction to Android Mobile App Development with Dolphin STEM Academy

Course Overview

This one-semester course is intended to familiarize you with the knowledge and skills required
for a career in Android mobile app development. This course has 12 lessons and 5 Course
Activities. Each lesson contains one or more Lesson Activities.

In Introduction to Android Mobile App Development, you will learn about the history of and
upcoming trends in mobile app development. You will explore career options in mobile app
development, and describe the skills and training required for mobile app development. You will
also describe various platforms to develop Android mobile apps. Further, you will learn about
the Android development environment. Finally, you will create the user interface of an app and
make it interactive in Android Studio.

Your teacher will grade your work on the Course Activities, and you will grade your work on the
Lesson Activities by comparing them with the given sample responses. The Course Activities
(submitted to the teacher) and the Lesson Activities (self-checked) are major components of this
course. There are other assessment components, namely the mastery test questions that
feature along with the lesson and an end-of-semester test. All these tests are a combination of
simple multiple-choice questions and technology-enhanced (TE) questions.

Course Goals

By the end of this course, you will be able to do the following:
Describe the history of and upcoming trends in mobile app development.
Describe career options in mobile app development, and the skills and training required for this field.
Describe the types of apps available in the mobile app market.
Describe how to start a mobile app development company.
Describe various platforms for developing Android mobile apps.
Describe the steps to develop a successful mobile app.
Design an Android app using design principles.
Explain the Android development environment.
Create a new project in Android Studio.
Create a user interface that supports multiple screens.
Create an interactive app.

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