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Learn Android Application Development

A beginner course on Android Application development

4.58 / 5.0
326212 students26 hours 50 minutes

Created by ProgramMe Programming, offered on Udemy

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9.3/10

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Course length

8.9/10

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Overall score

9.2/10

This course currently has a bestcourses score of 9.2/10, which makes it a great course to learn from. On our entire platform, only 15% of courses achieve this rating!

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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What you will learn

  • 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.
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  • Price: Free
  • Platform: Udemy
  • Language: English
  • 26 hours 50 minutes
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bestcourses score: 9.2/10

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