There is an explosion of applications being developed as smart devices/phones become more integrated into our daily lives. These devices, in many instances, are replacing and/or supplementing traditional laptops because they enable the ultimate mobile experience. Globally, the Apple iOS and Google Android platforms are dominating the mobile application space. The Mobile Application Development Certificate provides skills training for both of these platforms.
No offerings in this track are currently scheduled.
Android Platform Development
The course describes the fundamentals of Android architecture and works through core components of Android development using the Android tools. The course includes numerous labs to reinforce learning. The course concludes with a discussion on how to package and publish an Android Application in the Android Market or on a Web site.
Advanced Android Platform Development
This course extends the concepts and techniques covered in Android Platform Development to include more advanced topics. Participants will be introduced to advanced features of the platform, such as background processing, HTTP communications, broadcasts, notifications, and techniques for integrating Android applications with enterprise or cloud-based web services.