Android Basics: Multiscreen Apps by Google
Skills Covered: Android Development, Intents and Activities, Data, Loops and Custom Classes, Images and Visual Polish, Audio and Libraries
ABOUT THIS COURSE
Android apps are everywhere! Learning to build them can be a fantastic career move. This course is to continue on your Android app development education and will teach you to build multi-screen apps!
You will be walked through the process of making Android apps, as the practical exercise you’ll build a language-learning app that you can share with your friends.
This course is designed for students who have completed the Android for Beginners course. You don’t need any programming experience besides that course!
This course is a part of the Android Basics Nanodegree by Google.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
Intents and Activities
- Introduce yourself to the Miwok language app and create multiple screens within the app.
- Build Activities and link them together using Intents and a learn new way of using buttons.
- Practice how to structure apps with multiple screens for an intuitive user experience
Data, Loops, and Custom Classes
- Begin to harness the real power of object-oriented programming by building your own custom class to store real-life data.
- Leverage the power of loops when displaying lots of data to a user.
- Store information in data structures and learn how to efficiently display the data in a scrolling list.
Images and Visual Polish
- Gorgeous apps not only delight users
- they captivate them to stay – follow us through easy steps to visually polish your app.
- Learn how to add images to your app and how to refine the layout and user interface.
- Learn and practice as we guide you through steps all developers utilize when scoping out a new feature.
Audio and Libraries
- Make use of the vast Android ecosystem as you learn to play audio in your app using an external library.
- Leverage Android’s activity lifecycle and audio to create interactive and audible user experiences.
- Continue to cement the foundations of Android that will help you to continue building dynamic apps.
Navigation Patterns Using Fragments
- Respond to a designer’s feedback and re-build the layout of the Miwok app with a slick user interface.
- Navigation pattern that uses fragments and tabs.