Date(s) - 01/01/2019 - 01/01/2020
Start your career as an Android developer. Learn best practices for mobile development, build a portfolio of apps, and publish your own app to Google Play.
Why Take This Nanodegree Program?
We built this Nanodegree program in partnership with Google specifically to support aspiring Android Developers. The curriculum is designed to transform those with intermediate skills and a working knowledge of Java development best practices into specialists with the Android platform. Successful completion of the program means a diverse portfolio of projects to show employers, an established credential to affirm your achievements, and your own app on the Google Play Store. If your goal is employment as an Android Developer, this program is exactly what you need to succeed.
Learn from the Best
This Nanodegree program was developed with experts at Google to teach you the essential skills you need to become an Android Developer.
What You Will Learn
Welcome! Here’s an overview of the program where you’ll create an Android app, along with some helpful resources to get you started.
Work with instructors step-by-step to build a cloud-connected Android app. Blending theory and practice, learn how to build great apps the right way.
Make your apps more responsive, and create a total user experience with home screen widgets, third-party libraries, and more. Also, learn to deeply integrate rich media, test user interfaces, and publish to Google Play.
Learn how to customize your Gradle build, and explore advanced topics like app testing, configuring free vs. paid apps, and creating and integrating libraries.
Apply the design principles that define Android’s visual language to your apps, using material design elements, transitions and graphics, across multiple form factors.
Integrate all you’ve learned in this program to bring your own app idea to life, and publish your app to Google Play.