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Course details

  Date: 17 March 2018
  6 weeks, 5 hours/session
  Every Saturday, 10:00 to 15:00
  Course location
  8 seats
  Snacks, coffee, fun
  Lunch is not included

There is a simple flow to get started:

1. Register below
2. Short discussion
3. Payment

Mandatory condition: Object-oriented programming (OOP) experience.

You can get hired after completing this course, as we have partnerships with some great mobile dev companies.

The “Android Essentials” course offers a structured, hands-on approach, which will help you learn basic Android concepts. Guided by two experienced professionals, you will work on developing simple mobile apps.

Useful for:

  • Jr./Mid-level Developers wanting to learn Android development
  • Fresh graduates wanting to start a career in mobile development
  • Freelancers wanting to learn Android development

Participants must already know:

  • OOP basics (classes, methods, objects, variables)
  • Colections (List, Map, Array. etc)
  • If, switch, while, loop, for
  • Abstract classes
  • Interfaces & inheritance
  • Access modifiers  (private, public, protected)
  • Method overriding
  • Method overloading
  • Exception handling (try/catch/finally & throws)

What you will learn

  • How to develop simple Android apps
  • Tips & tricks from the trainers’ experience

Agenda

  • Course #1: Android Studio, SDK Manager, Android Manifest, Activities, Controls, Layouts
  • Course #2: Adaptors, Data storage – SharedPreferences, Using resources
  • Course #3: Services, BroadcastReceiver, Data storage – intro to SQLite, Multithreading
  • Course #4: Notifications, Dialogs, Network communication, Using External APIs
  • Course #5: Alarms, Location services, Gestures
  • Course #6: Integrating and using SDKs, Publishing in Google Play

Prices and discounts

  • 1900 lei  (400 euro) standard price
  • early booking price until 24 February: 1500 lei (310 euro)
  • discount if you register with a friend (for each of you)
  • special price for students or fresh graduates from tech universities

You can pay 50% upfront and 50% mid-course.

  • Valerica Plesu
    Valerica Plesu Android Trainer

    “Fail fast, learn fast (get things done) & grow!”
    With more than 5 years of Android development experience, Vali is part of a team whose challenge is to build great apps and protect people at Avira.
    She loves the idea of coaching people and that’s why she is an active member at IT tech talks in Bucharest or abroad.

  • Daniela Stamati Android Trainer

    Daniela, currently part of the Avira team, has been working as an Android developer for over 3 years, building applications for millions of users.
    Being involved in a lot of contrasting projects and having to deal with a lot of particularities of the Android system brought her valuable experience and insights.

Do i need previous programming experience?

In order to have a great experience for all our participants, the technical level of the participants needs to be similar. That’s why this course requires familiarity with OOP concepts as prerequisites.

If you don’t have this knowledge now, here are some great resources you can use to prepare:

Participants must already know:

  • OOP basics (classes, methods, objects, variables)
  • Colections (List, Map, Array. etc)
  • If, switch, while, loop, for
  • Abstract classes
  • Interfaces & inheritance
  • Access modifiers  (private, public, protected)
  • Method overriding
  • Method overloading
  • Exception handling (try/catch/finally & throws)
What happens if I miss a course?

The learning materials and the source code for the exercises will be available so that you can easily catch up.

What happens if I don’t create my own app?

We strongly recommend that all our participants create their own apps, in order to maximize the learning by using all the concepts presented in the course and also exercising their product thinking. Our trainers will evaluate these apps and make recommendations based on them.

Sneak pics from the Android course

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