Familiarize yourself with the basics of Android mobile app programming and get started in an exciting field. Our Android Basics by Google Nanodegree offers a fantastic overview of how to create mobile apps for Android and does not require any prior programming experience. Learn app development essentials such as the Java programming language, using Android Studio, creating basic app designs and layouts, using APIs, and storing app data in a back-end system. You will gain knowledge of the basic building blocks of Android apps, from the XML markup language to ViewGroups. A variety of projects put your new skills into practice, letting you create your own apps.
The Android operating system supports apps for a wide variety of purposes, including entertainment, customer service, news, and personal management. The Udacity Android App Development track teaches you the tools and techniques you need to create mobile apps, offering you skills that you can apply to a variety of career fields. Our Android Basics by Google Nanodegree was co-developed with Google, giving you insider knowledge on the fundamentals of how to make an app for the operating system.
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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