Course Description

Learn the basics of Android and Java programming, and take the first step on your journey to becoming an Android developer!

This course is designed for students who are new to programming, and want to learn how to build Android apps. You don’t need any programming experience to take this course. If you’ve been using a smartphone to surf the web and chat with friends, then you’re our perfect target student!

Learning anything new can be tough. We will walk you through the process of making Android apps, but to get the most out of this course, you must bring your enthusiasm for learning, and budget time on your calendar to learn with us.

By the end of this course, you will have learned how to build an app’s layout and then practiced those skills by making a birthday card app.

If you’re curious about the road even farther ahead, these are the free courses that make up the Android Basics Nanodegree, in order:

  • Android Basics: User Interface (This Course)
  • Android Basics: User Input
  • Android Basics: Multiple App Screens
  • Android Basics: Networking
  • Android Basics: Data Storage
Course Details
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Google
Katherine Kuan,Kunal Chawla
Self-paced
Beginner
20 hours
Course Details
en
en,ru,ja,pt,ro
Google
Katherine Kuan,Kunal Chawla
Self-paced
Beginner
20 hours
Course Description

Learn the basics of Android and Java programming, and take the first step on your journey to becoming an Android developer!

This course is designed for students who are new to programming, and want to learn how to build Android apps. You don’t need any programming experience to take this course. If you’ve been using a smartphone to surf the web and chat with friends, then you’re our perfect target student!

Learning anything new can be tough. We will walk you through the process of making Android apps, but to get the most out of this course, you must bring your enthusiasm for learning, and budget time on your calendar to learn with us.

By the end of this course, you will have learned how to build an app’s layout and then practiced those skills by making a birthday card app.

If you’re curious about the road even farther ahead, these are the free courses that make up the Android Basics Nanodegree, in order:

  • Android Basics: User Interface (This Course)
  • Android Basics: User Input
  • Android Basics: Multiple App Screens
  • Android Basics: Networking
  • Android Basics: Data Storage