Android Training Course

This Google-authorized android training course propels your career as a professional Android app developer. You’ll learn to set up the Android environment and master its architecture, including user interfaces, activities, controls, layouts, services, content providers, and multimedia APIs.
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Android Training Development Course

This Google-authorized android training course propels your career as a professional Android app developer. You’ll learn to set up the Android environment and master its architecture, including user interfaces, activities, controls, layouts, services, content providers, and multimedia APIs. You’ll gain practical development experience by building six top-trending applications during the Android app development course. Android developers are in high demand, so get certified today!

What are the course objectives?

This Google-authorized Android training will put you on the path to being a certified Android app developer. We’ll take you through the basics of Android Studio, the default integrated development environment (IDE) supported by Google to develop Android apps, including user interfaces, activities, controls, layouts, services, content providers, location, multimedia APIs. Then you’ll move on to more advanced concepts such as wireless connectivity, syncing to cloud, Android Wear App development, and Google Play. You will acquire the necessary skillsets and experience for professional Android application development by building six top-trending applications during the course.

What skills will you learn?

By the end of Certified Android App Developer training course, you will:

  • Become proficient in Android app development and pass the Associate Android Developer (AAD) Exam conducted by Google
  • Gain a thorough understanding of Android architecture
  • Build and publish your own Android apps in the Google Play store
  • Achieve expertise in app development for Android wearable devices
  • Make pretty much any Android app you like (your only limit is your imagination)
  • Become a professional app developer, take freelance gigs and work from anywhere in the world
  • Submit your apps to Google Play and generate revenue with Google Pay and Google Ads
  • Bored with the same old, same old? Apply for a new job in a software company as an Android developer

What are the apps I'll develop during the course?

Calculator: You’ll build a simple calculator app that performs basic calculator functions: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

Stop Watch: You’ll build a stopwatch app that is easy to use as a practical timer.

Lil bird app (flappy bird clone): Lil bird is one of the most popular games in the mobile ecosystem, in which the player avoids obstacles by tapping the screen to make a bird fly. In this course, you’ll develop a clone of this game, upload it to the Google Play Store, and note the number downloads from users who want to play it on their smart devices.

Android wear activity monitor app: With the growing demand for wearable devices, activity monitoring is expected to grow. You’ll learn to develop an Android app that monitors and records your activity.

What projects will I work on as part of the course?

Project 1: Media Player app

In this project, the goal is to connect with and read music content on a device and select the audio to play. Features should include the ability to pause the music and continue with new selection.

Project 2: Weather app

In this project, you’ll connect to a weather API and display the weather conditions for each of the specified localities.

Android Training Course Content


Android Computing Platform

Introduction to Android Operating System, history of Android, the various versions of Android and their features, the Android Architecture, introduction to app market, Android runtime, the Android Development Environment.

Android component, Layout Design & Event Handling

Learning about the various components of Android, the application lifecycle, Android manifest, the various Android resources, dimension, image and colour resources, resource reference syntax, studying Android View and View Group, the concept of Android buttons, check box, radio button.

Layout Manager and Styles

Introduction to Android layout manager, the various layouts like table, relative, linear, frame and learning about themes.

Understanding Intents

Introduction to Android intents, the implicit and explicit intents, learning about built-in intent actions, invoking of activity, data passing and learning about pending intents.

Menus

An overview of Android menus, creation and deployment of menus, responding to menus through listeners and options item selected, deploying sub menus, working with context menus, using XML files for menu creation, responding to such menus, XML menu resource file inflating, response to XML-based menu.

Android Services

Understanding how services work in Android, the service life cycle, the types of services like bound and unbounded services, the distinction between them, creation of service in Android.

Broadcast Receiver & Notification

Android broadcast receiver, registering the broadcast receiver, deploying Broadcast() method for broadcasting message, broadcast message listening, using manifest file for registering a receiver, understanding Android notification, creation of notification and working with context menu.

Preference Management

Understanding the Android preference management, introduction to preference manager, creation and working with preferences, the most common shared preferences, reading of preference values, saving and retrieving preference using code.

SQLite DB

Introduction to SQLite database, understanding how it works in Android, storing internally and externally, database creation using SQL Helper, working with records – creating, updating, reading and deleting records.

Content Provider

Learning about content providers, the concepts, storing data in Android, creation of content provider.

Google Maps

Introduction to Android location framework, integrating Google Maps into application, steps for Google Maps API V2.

Geo Coding and Location Tracking

Android location-based services, geo-location, the location API, extracting the location using GPS, registering for location listener, adding permissions to manifest file.

Hardware components

Learning about Android hardware component integration into applications, sensors, working with sensor manager, camera applications, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi integration.

Telephony and SMS

Understanding the services of telephony and SMS and deploying it into Android applications.

Multimedia & Animation

Introduction to the multimedia features in Android, the various media components like video, audio, animation, visual graphics, learning to work with various services like audio and video recording, frame by frame animation, defining frames to be animated, animation layout, learning about basic Tween animation in Android.

Web Service

Learning about Web Service, the various components and features of Web Services in Android.

Debugging & Deploying to Google Play Store

Debugging Android applications, introduction to the various debugging tools, learning to export the app to the Google Play Store, registering for the Google Play Store.

Android Certification

The entire training course content is in line with the certification program and helps you clear Google’s Associate Android Developer Exam. with ease and get the best jobs in the top MNCs. As part of this training you will be working on real time projects and assignments that have immense implications in the real world industry scenario thus helping you fast track your career effortlessly.

At the end of this training program there will be a quiz that perfectly reflects the type of questions asked in the certification exam and helps you score better marks in certification exam.