Udacity's Android Developer Nanodegree is ideal for developers ready to specialize in one of largest operating systems (OS). Our instructors teach you how to make Android apps from scratch, educating you on integrated development environments (IDEs) such as Eclipse and API guides important for Internet connectivity and overall functionality. The course provides you with other tools essential to creating an effective app: Android app guidelines, cross-platform support, and controlling app permissions.
Knowing how to create Android apps is a desirable skill. In 2016, a reported 110 million people used Android as their OS. In turn, the job market for people who know how to create Android apps is booming, with a 110 percent rise in Android jobs from 2012 to 2014 alone. Whether you're looking to become an Android developer or take on a profession in information technology (IT), by the end of the course you can take full advantage of all things Android.
Study 8 hrs/week and complete in 6-8 mo.
Based on US job data
We built this program with expert analysts and leading technology companies to ensure you master the skills needed to meet the requirements of industry.
Our experienced mentor network will return your project within 24 hours, with line-by-line comments and tips to ensure you are mastering the material.
Take advantage of free resume and online profile reviews. You’ll also receive access to our network of hiring partners, and prepare for hiring questions with mock interviews.
Work at your own pace, on your own schedule. You can even pause your subscription for when life gets busy or you need a short break.
Build a portfolio of industry-relevant projects. Upon graduation, you’ll have an array of example work to impress any employer.
Whether you're stuck on a project or confused by a concept in class, our mentors can answer any question in personal 1-on-1 sessions.
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