Android Development Training in Nairobi, Kenya

Android Development Training

  • 40 hours of Instructor led Training
  • Interactive and project-oriented lab sessions
  • Comprehensive hands-on experience
  • Understand Android core concepts from scratch to advanced level
  • Get practical understanding of different Android development tools
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Overview

With 5 million organizations, 50 million users and more being added each day, Google’s Android is the undisputed leader in the app market. This free platform offers the perfect environment for developers to create fun and exciting apps. Organizations big and small have realized that adopting the Android App ecosystem is the best way to promote a business and gain benefits such as cost savings and scalability.

The popularity of Android phones has ensured an incredible demand for Android apps with Android's market share being 85.9 percent as of 2018. This has ensured that Android app developers with the right set of skills are much sought after. If you want to embark on a career in the app world or want to learn a new skill, then this is the right time and right career to invest in for a lucrative future.

This immersive KnowledgeHut workshop will take you through the basics of the Android Studio, the platform on which the apps are built. You will go from the basics to the advanced in a series of carefully designed and easily manageable modules, and learn how to develop, design, implement and also test your apps. By the end of the workshop you would have mastered the various tools, concepts, principles and patterns, required to deploy ready to market Android apps.

What You Will Learn

  • The use of Android development tools like Eclipse, Android Studio, DDMS, Drawables, Listeners

  • Knowledge of Android SDK to build your very own apps

  • How to use different Layouts and Widgets

  • Debugging tools and the working of Android SDK to add permissions to your app

  • The use of Audio, Video, Services and Notifications to enhance user experience

  • Understand how to create applications using SQLite database

  • To create a working application which can be published on Google Play

Prerequisites
  • Basic Knowledge of  Java and JavaScript
  • Programming experience in Object Oriented Programming language is desired

Who Should Attend

  • Those who wish to make a career in Android app development
  • Aspiring app developers who wish to master their development skills
  • Web developers, web designers, software engineers who want to change careers
  • Students who are interested in app development

Knowledgehut Experience

Instructor-led Live Classroom

Interact with instructors in real-time— listen, learn, question and apply. Our instructors are industry experts and deliver hands-on learning.

Curriculum Designed by Experts

Our courseware is always current and updated with the latest tech advancements. Stay globally relevant and empower yourself with the latest tools and training.

Learn through Doing

Learn theory backed by practical case studies, exercises and coding practice. Get skills and knowledge that can be effectively applied in the real world.

Mentored by Industry Leaders

Learn from the best in the field. Our mentors are all experienced professionals in the fields they teach.

Advance from the Basics

Learn concepts from scratch, and advance your learning through step-by-step guidance on tools and techniques.

Code Reviews by Professionals

Get reviews and feedback on your final projects from professional developers.

Curriculum

Learning Objective:

Learn and practice the core fundamentals of Java data and manipulating that data.We will focus on the creation and understanding of the data itself and we will see how to manipulate and respond it.We will also quickly recap about Java, and then dive into learning how to write our very own Java code. The principles we are about to learn are not limited to Java, but are also applicable to other programming languages as well.By the end of this module you will be comfortable writing Java code that creates and uses data within Android.

  • Packages, classes and running your first program
  • Variables, Literals and Constants
  • Reading input from the user- The Scanner class
  • Introduction to Decision Structures - Operators and Expressions
  • If, if-else, if-else-if, nested if and logical operators
  • Comparing Strings
  • The Switch-Statement
  • Introduction to Loops
  • Useful Loop Calculations - Input Validation and a User Controlled Loop
  • Working with Files
  • Introduction to Arrays
  • Comparing and Copying Arrays
  • Highest and Lowest values / Sum and Average
  • Arrays with Files and String arrays
  • The ArrayList class
  • Classes And Objects

Hands-on:

Write Java code using packages and classes. Implement conditional statements and also use arrays in your code.

Learning Objective:

Here we will look at what is so great about Android, what exactly Android and Java are, how they work and complement each other, and what that means to us as future developers.Moving quickly on, we will set up the required software so we can build and deploy a simple app.

  • Introduction to Android
  • Installing Android Studio
  • Introduction to Android Studio
  • Activity Lifecycle
  • Building Hello World app
  • Android Virtual Devices
  • Exploring the Structure of an Android Application
  • Fundamental Components
  • Application Life Cycle

Hands-on:

Use various components to explore Android Studio and build basic applications.

Learning Objective:

Learn how to use Android Studio UI Designer to manage layouts, style and themes, lists, buttons. Understand Android resources and intents. Explore the services offered by Android Studio.Get started with layouts and material designing.

  • Activity
  • Intent
  • Content Provider
  • Broadcast Receiver
  • Services
  • Understanding Android resources
  • Understanding Android Intents
  • Text Controls
  • Button Controls
  • The ImageView Control
  • Date and Time Controls
  • List Control
  • GridView Control
  • Spinner Control
  • Gallery Control
  • Understanding Adapters
  • Styles and Themes
  • Understanding Layout Managers

Hands-on:

Implement various layout and material designing aspects in applications built in Android Studio.

Learning Objective:

Explore Android menu to work with events, sub-menus, Context menus and pop-up menus.

  • Structure of Android menu
  • Working with Menu and Events
  • Submenus, Context Menus, Pop-up Menus

Hands-on:

Create Android menu using Android Studio.

Learning Objective:

Learn about Android fragment and use it as part of an activity's user interface which contributes its own layout to the activity.

  • What Is a Fragment
  • Fragment Manager
  • Using Dialogs in Android
  • Working with Toast
  • Working with Action Bar and Tabs
  • Save data using text files
  • Making use of the AsyncTask class
  • Save data by using a SQLite database

Hands-on:

Create sub-screens, dialog and action bar. Create tabs in your application for quicker response.

Learning Objective:

Explore the Preference Framework which is considered a powerful framework in modern mobile technology.

  • Exploring the Preferences Framework
  • ListPreference
  • CheckBoxPreference
  • EditTextPreference
  • Organizing Preferences

Hands-on:

Implement ListPreference, CheckBox Preference, EditText Preference, Organizing Preference.

Learning Objective:

Learn about SQLite to store data to a text file on a device.

  • Introduction to SQLite Database
  • SQLiteOpenHelper and working with DB
  • Working with Cursor

Hands-on:

Use SQLite to store data to a text file

Learning Objective:

Learn to use Android's Built-in Providers and architecture of Content Providers which manage access to a central repository of data.

  • Android’s Built-in Providers
  • Architecture of Content Providers
  • Consuming HTTP Services
  • Using the AndroidHttpClient
  • Addressing Multithreading Issues
  • Handler, message and message queue relationship
  • Using Background Threads (AsyncTask)

Hands-on:

Use Android applications for Content Provider, Services, Threading and Handler.

Learning Objective:

Understand network socket connection and other Android security models.

  • JSON parsing
  • XML parsing
  • Understanding the Android Security Model
  • Signing Applications for Deployment
  • Self-Signed Certificate Using the Keytool
  • Installing Updates to an Application and Signing
  • Understanding Security at the Process Boundary
  • Declaring and Using Permissions
  • Library Projects
  • StrictMode

Hands-on:

Implement network socket connection.

Learning Objective:

Learn about maps and location-based services to integrate in your Android applications.

  • Understanding the Mapping Package
  • Obtaining a Maps API Key from Google

Hands-on:

Integrate maps and location based services in Android applications.

Project

Project

Covers development of Android Application.

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Faq

The Course

Android app development is among the most lucrative careers in the technology space right now. A search in Indeed.com shows up a huge demand for android app developers. The rise in the use of Android phones has ensured that more apps are being used and this has increased the demand for app developers. The average salary of Android app developers in the U.S. is $121, 422 annually.

This course will help you get into the world of Android app programming and get started on a career in it. This is the right time to enter this space and KnowledgeHut will ensure that you are fully skilled to start a career in it.

  • You will become an expert in developing an Android application
  • You will be proficient in working on Android Studio

By the end of this course, you would be able to:

  • Get a solid understanding of tools used in Android development like Eclipse, Android Studio and debugging tools
  • Understand and use the Android SDK to build a simple Android App and to add permissions to your app
  • Understand Android Components like Broadcast receiver, loaders and content providers to persist and recover data
  • Understand Android UI concepts and use Layout Manager and View Groups
  • Learn to use Service and Notifications
  • Build an app using the above concepts and publish this in Google Play

There are no restrictions but participants are expected to have basic programming knowledge.

Yes, KnowledgeHut offers this training online.

On successful completion of the course you will receive a course completion certificate issued by KnowledgeHut.

Your instructors are Android development experts who have years of industry experience.

Finance Related

Any registration cancelled within 48 hours of the initial registration will be refunded in FULL (please note that all cancellations will incur a 5% deduction in the refunded amount due to transactional costs applicable while refunding) Refunds will be processed within 30 days of receipt of written request for refund. Kindly go through our Refund Policy for more details: http://www.knowledgehut.com/refund

KnowledgeHut offers a 100% money back guarantee if the candidate withdraws from the course right after the first session. To learn more about the 100% refund policy, visit our Refund Policy.

The Remote Experience

In an online classroom, students can log in at the scheduled time to a live learning environment which is led by an instructor. You can interact, communicate, view and discuss presentations, and engage with learning resources while working in groups, all in an online setting. Our instructors use an extensive set of collaboration tools and techniques which improves your online training experience.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Operating system such as Mac OS X, Windows or Linux
  • Good Text / JavaScript Editor (Notepad++ / SublimeText / Brackets / Atom )
  • A modern web browser such as Chrome
  • Internet Connection

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Android Development Course in Nairobi

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