Android Development I

Credits: 3

Prerequisite: COCP 1236 Java Programming I, COCP 2261 Web Development II

Co-Requisite: COCP 1237 Java Programming II, COCP 2272 Programming Relational Databases

This course is an introduction to programming Android devices such as smartphones and tablets. Students will learn the Android development environment and will create simple applications. Flexible user interfaces appropriate for various devices will be developed using XML layouts. The activity lifecycle, fragments, and use of intents will be explored. Data-driven applications using files, XML and SQLite will be developed. The social and ethical issues of creating and deploying mobile applications and devices are discussed.

Transfer Curriculum Goal(s): none