Get started on your path towards a rewarding career as an app developer through Udacity's Android Basics by Google Nanodegree. Learn to build Android apps, gain a fundamental understanding of the programming language Java, develop user interfaces, build multiscreen apps, and learn about networking and data storage. Udacity's Android Basics track offers everything you need in one convenient location, from a Java tutorial for beginners to developing real apps, with individualized support to solidify your learning experience as an app developer.
Udacity's instructors provide you with personalized feedback and code reviews to help you understand how the programming principles you're learning apply to real life situations. This is a foundational course that gets you started in developing the valuable skills employers are looking for, or to branch out on your own as an app developer. At the completion of the program, students are armed with a work portfolio to highlight their achievements. This course prepares you for the Android Developer Nanodegree program.
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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