Course Description

What are the course objectives?

This Google-authorized Android training will put you on the path to being a certified Android app developer. We’ll take you through the basics of Android Studio, the default integrated development environment (IDE) supported by Google to develop Android apps, including user interfaces, activities, controls, layouts, services, content providers, location, multimedia APIs. Then you’ll move on to more advanced concepts such as wireless connectivity, syncing to cloud, Android Wear App development, and Google Play. You will acquire the necessary skillsets and experience for professional Android application development by building six top-trending applications during the course.

What skills will you learn?

By the end of Certified Android App Developer training course, you will:

  • Become proficient in Android app development and pass the Associate Android Developer (AAD) Exam conducted by Google
  • Gain a thorough understanding of Android architecture
  • Build and publish your own Android apps in the Google Play store
  • Achieve expertise in app development for Android wearable devices

Who should take this course?

This Android training course is ideal for anyone looking to establish a career in Android app development. This course is best suited for:

  • Aspiring app developers seeking to master app development and gain professional competence
  • Web developers looking for a career change into Android app development
  • Students and other individuals looking to start a career in app development

It is recommended that you have a good understanding of Java, or take the Java Essentials.

What are the apps I’ll develop during the course?

Calculator: You’ll build a simple calculator app that performs basic calculator functions: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

Stop Watch: You’ll build a stopwatch app that is easy to use as a practical timer.

Lil bird app (flappy bird clone): Lil bird is one of the most popular games in the mobile ecosystem, in which the player avoids obstacles by tapping the screen to make a bird fly. In this course, you’ll develop a clone of this game, upload it to the Google Play Store, and note the number downloads from users who want to play it on their smart devices.

Android wear activity monitor app: With the growing demand for wearable devices, activity monitoring is expected to grow. You’ll learn to develop an Android app that monitors and records your activity.

What projects will I work on as part of the course?

Project 1: Media Player app
In this project, the goal is to connect with and read music content on a device and select the audio to play. Features should include the ability to pause the music and continue with new selection. You can log in to Simplilearn’s LMS for a detailed problem statement on this project.

Project 2: Weather app
In this project, you’ll connect to a weather API and display the weather conditions for each of the specified localities. You can log in to Simplilearn’s LMS for a detailed problem statement on the project.