Udacity's Android Basics by Google Nanodegree provides you with the skills needed to start developing apps that change people's lives. Android app developers create apps every day that improve the world around them, like apps that monitor seismic activities or preserve a fading Native American language. This curriculum is designed for students with little to no programming experience and gives you the fundamental knowledge needed to start developing powerful apps.
The curriculum teaches XML markup and the basics of Java, and it walks you through the process of developing your first app. You will develop your own apps for various real-world topics like education, finance, sports, and current events. By the end of the course you will have the foundational knowledge needed to start building Android apps for real-life situations. The curriculum offers regular code reviews from instructors and a student support community to help you learn from your classmates and grow your professional network as you move towards your goals.
Study 8 hrs/week and complete in 6-8 mo.
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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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